Read the latest news and stories from CBM Australia’s work helping people with disabilities living in the world’s poorest places. 

CBM continues support of vulnerable refugees in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh is home to more than...

World Refugee Day 2022 Statement by CEO Jane Edge

This year, World Refugee Day focuses on the right to seek safety. At CBM, we are acutely aware that...

World Desertification Day: Rising up from drought together in Kenya   

The theme of this year’s World Day to Combat...

Jungle Doctor: CBM Supporter Helen Brown’s Story

The loss of a child and survivor of a charging elephant attack in Kenya...

Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime: Ripon’s story

The Self-Help Group allowed Ripon to access a $650...

Working Together: Laura and Roshana – CBM Nepal

Each month, CBM Australia looks behind the scenes at our employees, who are devoted to improving the lives of...

Coping with drought and climate change in Meru, Kenya

On World Environment Day, CBM would like to reflect on how precarious life is...

Archaeologist and missionary Marcia Bass digs deep

"Kids who had turned eyes. Kids who had eyes that they couldn’t use," recalls...

BILiC helps Indonesian man Ujang find confidence and new friends

Bandung Independent Living Centre empowers people with disabilities to connect and build social networks,...

Working together to make life easier in Cameroon

People with disabilities often find themselves isolated and homebound due to shame, fear of community judgement and families that...

Australian Ambassador amazed by Inclusive Communities

Since 2018, CBM has been supporting work in South Bangladesh to establish more inclusive...

Better together with our volunteers – National Volunteer Week 2022

Ruth Payne has been volunteering with CBM Australia for...

How engaging OPDs in CBM field programs ensures greater inclusion of people with disabilities

Engaging Organisations of People with Disabilities (OPDs)  in CBM...

How working with Organisations of People with Disabilities (OPDs) strengthens our advisory work

How working with Organisations of People with Disabilities (OPDs)strengthens...

What Organisations of People with Disabilities (OPDs) value about our advocacy work

Working closely with local organisations of people with disabilities...

Working Together: Patrick and Lidel

Each month, CBM Australia takes a look behind the scenes at our employees who are devoted to improving the lives of people with disabilities...

How we applied human-centred design to refresh Luke14 

For over 10 years, CBM Australia’s Luke14 program has helped churches and Christian communities...

Time to end obstetric fistula

Obstetric fistula is a health condition affecting between 50,000 and 100,000 women worldwide each year.  Although largely preventable, it often has life threatening consequences for...

After seven years of obstetric fistula, Halimat is finally free

Across Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, it is estimated that more than 2 million women...

Celebrating Mother’s Day: Lucy’s Story

Around the world, parents are united through their unconditional love for their children and their willingness to go above...