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Happy NAIDOC week!

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. With the 2017 theme - Our Languages Matter ...
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Vale David Penman

AVI is very sad to announce the recent passing of David Penman – returned volunteer, former committee member, staff member and Deputy CEO.  David passed away in Adelaide on February 28th ...
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5 TED Talks on compassion and joys of giving back

1. The how and why of effective altruismBy Peter SingerRenowned philosopher and ethicist Peter Singer talks through some surprising thought experiments to help you balance emotion and practicality — and make ...
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Your favourite posts of 2016

You voted with your clicks and we curated a list of the most inspiring articles, images and videos from our social media channels in 2016. From David Bowie to international ...
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What makes us tick?

On International Volunteer Day 2016, AVI's CEO Paul Bird celebrates the massive contributions of volunteers around the world and acknowledges the increasing importance of the Sustainable Development Goals in ...
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A standing ovation for Christopher Fogarty

AVI’s Board and staff would like to acknowledge and applaud the enormous contribution made by Mr Christopher Fogarty to AVI and to skilled volunteering - his efforts spanning five decades ...
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Meet Dodi Yuniar of Asia Justice And Rights (AJAR)

Asia Justice And Rights is a non-for-profit organisation based in Jakarta, Indonesia, whose aim is to strengthen human rights, remove entrenched impunity and increase accountability in the Asia-Pacific region. Dodi ...
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High five after making a score during wheelchair rugby training at Bali Sport Foundation (BSF) training centre, Sanur, Indonesia.

Victoria University Partnership

AVI is pleased to announce a new partnership with Victoria University’s (VU) College of Sport and Exercise Science delivering international student placements. The placements are part of the New ...
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