COVID-19 Call To Prayer

CBM is supporting the call of Australian church leaders for Christians to pray together, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic that is gripping the world. Christians are encouraged to set...

Week 4- Lent Series 2020 – Mark 3:1-6 – Jesus and the man with the withered hand

When Jesus encountered a man with a withered hand...

Poetry and Justice

Today is World Poetry Day. I have been privileged to write and perform (that is recite) poetry through my role as Community Education Officer at CBM Australia. I love...

Supporting children’s independence and growth

We walk barely 50 metres from the pot-holed rural road lined with small wood, cement block and tin-roofed settlements. ...

Supporting Kids To Hear

Sakhib has a big, shy smile on his face as he listens to him mum, Inja, talk about the changes she has seen in him since he was diagnosed...

Week 3 – Lent Series 2020- Luke 5:12-16-Jesus Heals a Man with Leprosy

During the time Jesus walked the earth, people who...

Week 2 – Lent Series 2020 – Luke 10:25-37 – The Good Samaritan

Jesus restored people and communities. Therefore, following Jesus requires...

Niger Passes Law to Integrate Persons with Disabilities

On 18 October 2019, the Niger National Assembly passed a law on the fundamental...

Week 1 – Lent Series 2020 – Luke 19:1-10 – Jesus and Zacchaeus

As Lent begins, we remember the love and work...

Mauricio Story – End The Cycle

 My name is Mauricio. I live in Santo Tomas, Nicaragua. When I’m painting, I’m always feeling happy. I’m feeling inspired. Sometimes I buy materials and then...

Inclusive development means leaving no one behind

As Australia moves to review and modernise the way it provides aid CBM Australia is calling on the government...

Disability Inclusion is a key measurement for a world leading International Development Policy

Over the past decade Development for All strategies have...

NGOs are powerful agents for change and have a crucial role to play

For over a century CBM has been devoted to...

Zimbabwe Food Crisis: The Facts

 ZIMBABWE IS IN THE GRIP OF A DEADLY FOOD CRISIS.   Zimbabwe is “facing the worst hunger crisis in a decade” the UN declared. More than...

CBM to be a hosting partner for this year’s Surrender20 conference

A perfect alignment of visions between CBM Australia and...

Pathway to Education

Kyle is a typical 12-year-old boy who goes to elementary school in the Leyte region of the Philippines. He loves to do puzzles, dribble basketballs and when he can,...

The Transformative Power of Disability-Inclusive Education

With half of the 65 million people with disabilities in developing countries out of...

What is Inclusive Education?

Karen Heinicke-Motsch is one CBM’s Senior Disability Inclusion Advisors who has a focus on inclusive education and inclusive early childhood development. Here she talks...

Nahel is going blind. He’s just three years old and has been diagnosed with bilateral cataracts.

Nahel is three years old and lives with his...

It takes a village

Since 2018 CBM has been working with UNICEF in Papua New Guinea (PNG) to support disability inclusion in early childhood development programs across 50 centres. This coincided with the...