Donate

Menu

Donate


Email SignUp

Stay connected and receive updates from Opportunity International Australia.

Follow Us

Search


GPO Box 4487
Sydney NSW 2001 , Level 4, 220 George Street Sydney NSW 2000

Telephone: 1800 812 164

© 2019 Opportunity International AustraliaABN 83 003 805 043

News

World news on poverty – learn about innovative global initiatives that are empowering people in developing countries and changing the world.

What mums give to the world

by Claudia Brooks

As a kid, Mother’s Day to me meant overflowing shopping centres and supermarkets filled with chocolates and flowers and balloons. It was frantic fathers ferrying kids around in search of that perfect…

Read More

Why does it matter that 1.7B adults remain ‘unbanked’?

by Robert Dunn, Global Executive Director, Opportunity International

The latest World Bank report on financial inclusion reveals the number of people in developing countries who have a bank account is on the rise, but 1.7 billion adults are still ‘unbanked’, with women…

Read More

RESTORING WHOLENESS: EVERY WOMAN'S JOURNEY

by Liz McCoy

In a world where we’re more connected than ever through technology and social media, we feel more disconnected, more alone, than ever before. I see it every weekend when I work as a nurse in a busy emergency…

Read More

Opportunity partner in India honoured with prestigious…

by Opportunity International Australia

Opportunity International Australia is delighted to announce that one of our microfinance partners in India, Sambandh Finserve Pvt Ltd, was honoured with the ‘Microfinance Organisation of the Year Award’…

Read More

Education a key to empowering women and girls

http://australianwomenonline.com/international-womens-day-2018-helping-women-and-girls-find-their-voice/

Read More

Using Enterprise as a Force for Good: Why I’ve Joined…

by Tom Perfrement, Opportunity International Australia Ambassador

The next time your disgruntlement with modern day consumerist culture boils over, simply remind yourself that we can use capitalism as a force for good. In a world often relying on government solutions…

Read More

Education a powerful tool to help women and girls break…

https://www.sightmagazine.com.au/8884-essay-helping-women-and-girls-find-their-voice

Read More

Empowering women and girls through education

https://www.sightmagazine.com.au/features/8915-the-interview-nathan-byrd-of-opportunity-international-talks-about-how-to-empower-women-in-education

Read More

Education crisis: Keeping girls in school longer

https://vision.org.au/radio/2018/03/12/girls-education-crisis-nathan-bird/

Read More

Let’s #pressforprogress on closing the gender gap

by Robert Dunn, Global Executive Director, Opportunity International

This International Women’s Day let’s #pressforprogress on closing the gender gap on economic, educational, health and political opportunities for women, particularly those in developing countries where…

Read More

Stay in Touch