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Helping women and girls find their voice

by Chikondi Mpokosa, Director, Women and Girls Program, Opportunity International

Clearly, we need to figure out how to get more girls into good classrooms. This is one of the most important things that Opportunity International can contribute to helping girls as an organisation. Thankfully,…

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Let’s press for progress and empower Indigenous woman…

by Deepak Kindo, CEO, Sambandh Finserve

On International Women’s Day, I’m reflecting on the way millions of Indigenous tribal women in the Chhottanagpur region of India now have sustainable livelihoods, a voice, futures filled with opportunities.…

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Let's get girls in India into quality schools this…

by Nathan Byrd, Head of Global Programs, Opportunity International

International Women’s Day is the perfect time to reflect on all that we’ve achieved over the last few decades in our efforts for gender equity in education. Much of the work focused on access to education…

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Everyday Social Justice: How to press for change in…

by Sara Bolst

Once a year, on World Day of Social Justice, we celebrate social justice movements worldwide and the impact they continue to make. But we can do more.

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‘I can dream, plan, create, live. Live fully. Today…

by Deanne Carter

We’re at the start of 2018. A moment is just a moment. These moments quickly roll into days, weeks, then months. And in no time it’ll be Christmas, again. Will yours be another year, another missed…

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TechnologyOne Foundation sets ambitious goals for 2018

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Christies Spaces supports Opportunity International…

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Opportunity’s supporters are changing the world!

by Robert Dunn

As we try to squeeze in just one more Christmas party and one more meeting so we get everything finished before the holidays, I’m reflecting on 2017 and the immense impact Opportunity International Australia’s…

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Meredith Scott appointed CEO Opportunity International…

by Opportunity International Australia

The Board of Opportunity International Australia is delighted to announce that Ms Meredith Scott has been appointed as its Chief Executive Officer, with effect from 3 April 2018.

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The global community needs a pathway of action to …

by Farzana Khan

Sunday 10 December is Human Rights Day, the culmination of 16 days of activism against gender-based violence. Violence against women and girls is a human rights issue, not a women’s issue. We must say…

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