World Vision Australia


Unseen, unsafe: the underinvestment in ending violence against children in the Pacific and Timor-Leste

Violence against children is at endemic levels across Pacific island nations and Timor-Leste. Millions of children experience exceptionally high levels of physical, emotional and sexual violence, as well as neglect.
Policy report

Aid for inclusive trade: new thinking for Australia's Aid for Trade agenda

This report examines ten years of primary aid for trade data and programming, and its impact on poverty reduction and inclusive growth. The report also considers how these emerging global trends can inform Australia’s own aid for trade agenda.

New perspectives on integrating social networking and internet communications in the curriculum

Several issues in educational technology are examined in this EU paper, including those related to the current concern about ICT integration in educational and social contexts, the basis for a reform in education and redirection of the instructional processes. Current educational curricula do not fully...

Getting the basics right: water and sanitation in South East Asia and the Pacific

This paper is a contribution to the debate on how best to direct Australia’s investments to meet our objective of reducing poverty and achieving sustainable development. The paper suggests that a focus on domestic water and sanitation is critical and will contribute significantly to poverty...

How are the neighbours? The millennium development goals and our region 2006

It is now almost six years since Australia and one hundred and ninety other nations committed to a global plan to halve extreme poverty by 2015. This plan has eight goals known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). This paper looks at whether Australia’s developing...