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Read how Kim, aged 11, is now safe from harm now that she and her family have access to a latrine!
Read how, thanks to Kiwis showing their support, Chiriwe primary school in Zambia has received emergency roof repair after a devastating storm.
Read how a single mum in Emali, Kenya no longer has to worry about her children falling sick now they have access to safe, free healthcare thanks to Kiwi support!
5 year old Rose lives in Emali, Kenya where nearly half of the children her age are malnourished. This brave little girl dreams of becoming a teacher one day, but crippling hunger is holding her back. Some days she comes to school so weak she can barely stand. Read Rose's letter to Kiwis below:
In a country like New Zealand, it's difficult to imagine what life would be like without a toilet in our home. But for 2.4 billion people around the world, this is their reality – making it a daily challenge to stay well and keep their children healthy. In the rural north of Vietnam, ChildFund is helping to tackle this issue by raising awareness of good hygiene practices and supporting families to build their own toilets. This is Ti's story.
Millions of people in the Horn of Africa are facing hunger, displacement and loss of livelihoods due to severe drought in the region. In the affected countries – Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan and Uganda – more than half of those impacted are children.
For children living in Luangwa, Zambia the walk into school was treacherous and long. Now, thanks to the support of Kiwis children can attend a school nearby.
December 3rd is International Day of People with Disabilities. In the developing world, children living with disabilities face almost insurmountable odds to survive and thrive. But at Kapoche School in Luangwa, Zambia, resources and training funded by Kiwis enable loving parents and dedicated teachers to include all children in community life. ChildFund New Zealand Programmes Manager Sally Angelson has seen their progress over the course of five years.