Hope and healing in South Sudan

Rev Michael Oban Obat is determined to rebuild South Sudan following a bloody civil war that left tens of thousands of casualties and displaced more than a million people.

Resilience in the rain

Image by Veronica Bradley Nestled on the banks of the Avoca River, the regional town of Charlton in Victoria’s north-west was one of the communities affected by last week’s floods.

Belated blessing

Clare Maynard, Bridie Maynard, Abigail Maynard and Prof Kate Warner In the 65 years from 1788 in Australia, 25,655 women were transported from Britain and Ireland as convicts.

Global summit on refugees

Leaders from around the world will gather at New York on Monday to discuss the international response to the global refugee crisis.

Caring for carers

I have written and spoken before about my partner Michael’s depression and anxiety and his death.

Seens of joy

The sound of someone getting their sight back is often no sound at all.