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One down one to go

The HOPE Team - Monday, September 26, 2016
Our Uganda team trip is well underway! Here is their quick trip update from the past few days. Above: Hope Education team and conference participants in Kampla,Uganda " Day 4 of Conference and down came the rain, now we know why all the paths between the buildings have channels. read more..

India Team Update

The HOPE Team - Monday, July 11, 2016
Tuesday July 5 "Yesterday we all had been awake since 2am travelling from New Delhi to Vijayawada. And all but two of us (Anna and Brooke, nice one!) had gone shopping into the city to buy provisions, clothes, electricals and school supplies only to return at 9.30pm. Anyway, suffice t read more..

Escaping the hustle and bustle

The HOPE Team - Thursday, July 07, 2016
Training in Ngoma " Escaping the hustle and bustle of the city again, we trekked out to Ngoma in the Eastern province to visit the school that has been started by Nicholas and Elsie. Perched on the side of a cliff, the small brick chapel was a hive of activity. Elsie met us there, along wit read more..

We are in India

The HOPE Team - Tuesday, July 05, 2016
DAY ONE "Following a very successful 3:30am wakeup call at our hotel, we arrived at the airport at 5am sharp ready to meet up with the team for our adventure to India. The day was filled with favour, with smooth check ins, baggage allowances and no delays. We found ourselves in Singapore&rsq read more..

Stories of Impact

The HOPE Team - Friday, June 17, 2016
We absolutely love hearing testimonies from the ground. And just last week we received an update from one of our Team Leaders who has been on the ground in Kenya and now in Rwanda with our teams. Ready this incredible testimony below. STORIES OF IMPACT "The training in Kenya went really  read more..

Confessions of a Youth Ambassador

The HOPE Team - Thursday, May 05, 2016
Our Youth Ambassadors have graduated and we couldn't be prouder! Today they share with us their final thoughts and reflections about the program. Above: Youth Ambassadors Jess, Brooke, Bek and Abbey at Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia "The Youth Ambassador prog read more..

Rwandan Reflections

The HOPE Team - Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Above: Paul, Laurie, Marian, Shane & Natasha at Fruits of Hope Academy, Rwanda A team of 5 volunteers landed back on Australian soil this week after 12 days in Rwanda where they had spent time learning about the history and culture, learning from our project partners and impart read more..

Volunteers Needed

The HOPE Team - Wednesday, March 16, 2016
HOPE: Global is an NGO which focuses on restoring and rebuilding educational systems that have been devastated by genocide or extreme poverty. We run strategic training programs that address the greatest issues affecting teachers, schools and other NGO's within these educational systems across  read more..

Teachers key to literacy

The HOPE Team - Friday, March 11, 2016
The article first appeared in the Central Coast Express Advocate on March 9, 2016. One of the questions people might ask of the work HOPE: Global does is 'why do you train teachers'? We came across the article above and it summed it up so well: "Low literacy levels have been read more..

Final days in Cambodia

The HOPE Team - Thursday, February 04, 2016
"The final two days of our youth ambassador work was completed at A Greater Hope Orphange in the Takeo province, about an hours drive from Phnom Penh. As youth ambassadors and team leaders, our roles were to provide 4 sets of workshops created by Jessica to about 30 girls that were staying at th read more..