14 July, 2015
Over 2 months Australian Business Volunteer Deb did terrific work as a Business Development Adviser with ‘Deaf Craft 5 Colors’ in Hanoi. This social enterprise provides hearing impaired people with vocational training and a friendly work ... Read more
26 June, 2015
Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Subcommittee this week tabled a report into the role of the private sector in promoting economic growth and reducing poverty in the Indo-Pacific region. ABV made a submission to the Subcommittee’s inquiry, and also appeared ... Read more
9 June, 2015
Gender inequality is one of the main development issues facing Papua New Guinea. It is ranked 157 out of 187 countries in the 2014 UNDP Gender Inequality Index.
Australian Business Volunteers, with our focus on alleviating poverty through ... Read more
15 May, 2015
A budget cut of 30% to the government’s international volunteering program during National Volunteer Week has gone largely unnoticed.
“With international volunteering having already experienced recent cuts, no-one expected an additional ... Read more