Solidarity Volunteering: Strong Relationships, Mutual Development

Letter from Maliana, Timor-Leste

Sally Johnson who, with Ben Kildea, is volunteering to provide health care in Maliana in Timor-Leste, describes the challenges and rewards of rural health projects. The morning fog was so dense along the mountain road to the turn of at Nunutana that we were only able to see two metres in front of the car. […]

Letter from the field (5 months)

Now that we are getting our bearings a bit more and the end of the building project is in sight, we would like to start looking at what activities we should be focusing on over the next eighteen months.


The poor themselves can create a poverty-free world —
all we have to do is to free them from the chains that we have put around them. - Muhammad Yunus