Blog posts about resilience
Working together to bring hope to families in MozambiqueA selection of images from professional photographer, Mário Macilau, and VSO volunteers show how communities in Mozambique are beginning to rebuild their lives following the devastation of Cyclone Idai.
Humans of Idai: Beira struggles onAward-winning photographer Mário Macilau’s powerful images capture how people in the cyclone-stricken city are fighting for survival.
The homes built on plastic: Life in a Sierra Leone slumIn Freetown, Sierra Leone, tens of thousands of people live with a sea of plastic waste on their doorstep. They're suffering disease, death and indignity. One volunteer is determined to make a stand on behalf of his community.
Helping Rohingya children get their childhoods backAbout half a million children are living in refugee camps in Bangladesh. We're working together to help them.
1 degree of separation: how global warming is impacting the poorest people on the planet
Our earth and its weather systems are finely balanced. Even a small change has huge ramifications and it’s the planet’s poorest people who are shouldering the biggest burden.