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NGO-members have passed an important resolution on disability inclusion at the 2019 Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) Annual General Meeting (AGM). The resolution, proposed by CBM Australia and Motivation Australia, encourages the Australian Government to continue its work as a global leader in advancing disability inclusion in international development policy and practice. The resolution seeks a...

Global hunger and undernourishment are not new issues. Millions of people all over the world suffer from hunger and undernourishment on a daily basis. Caught in the poverty cycle, this is unlikely to change without external assistance. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States, aims to achieve zero hunger by 2030...

This article contains sensitive and potentially triggering content. For anyone thinking about suicide, seek help immediately by talking to someone you trust or call a crisis support line such as Lifeline Australia on 13 11 14. Thursday 10 October is World Mental Health Day – an initiative of the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH)...

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB), is hosting the IAPB Council of Members 2019 meeting  Tanzania. As a long standing member CBM International will be attending the meeting on 7-8 October 2019. The IAPB Council brings together world leaders in eye health and vision care to discuss issues relevant to the elimination of...