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Duck Kurma (Supporting the Great Australian Curry Campaign)

The Spice Adventuress encourages Aussies to cook up a curry, share it with family and friends and raise funds to help families in developing countries build businesses and lie themselves out of poverty.

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What do women want?

by Chris Murdoch

One of the things I’ve been privileged to do in my ten years at Opportunity International Australia, is meet lots and lots of women. I’ve met them in the Philippines, China, India - rural Madhya Pradesh,…

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Cooking up a spice fest

by Anna Bruno

After an awesome performance on last year’s My Kitchen Rules, semi-finalist Anna Bruno, is ready to cook up another great feast during November for Opportunity International Australia’s Great Australian…

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The Great Australian Curry Is Back For 2017

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Join hundreds of Aussies as they ‘Stride the Divide’

by Opportunity International Australia

It’s time for ‘Stride the Divide again in Melbourne – a growing movement kick-started when Chris Bailey trekked 4,300 km from Mexico to Canada last year to raise over $120,000 to help families in…

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Robert Dunn encourages Aussies to cook up a curry -…

To honour Anti-Poverty Week, Robert Dunn encourages Aussies to cook up a curry, share it with family and friends and raise funds so that families in developing countries can build a business and lift themselves…

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by Opportunity International Australia

With its theme, The Heart of our Culture, National Water Week in Australia is the perfect time to consider how access to clean water is fundamental to our way of life and culture.

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Poverty has many faces

by Simon Lynch

As we honour Anti-Poverty Week this week, I’m thinking about the many faces of poverty and how we need to understand and address each of them if we are to help families break the cycle of poverty.

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Are you a curry lover? Do you like to get in the kitchen and cook up a storm? Are you passionate about ending the poverty cycle? Are you a foodie? Then get on board with other Aussies for The Great Australian…

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Global Poverty: An Amazing Success Story… But We…

As Anti-Poverty Week in Australia gets underway, Chris Murdoch from Opportunity International Australia considers the solutions to global poverty and how much work there is still to do.

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