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# vso - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Irish NGO recognised for improving maternity care in Ethiopia
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Irish NGO recognised for improving maternity care in Ethiopia

Feb 15th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,207 Views 1 Comment

Voluntary Service Overseas Ireland has helped reduce child and maternal rates by as much as 12 per cent in some hospitals.

# vso - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Have you got what it takes to volunteer abroad?
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Have you got what it takes to volunteer abroad?

Oct 10th 2013, 6:03 PM 10,196 Views 33 Comments

You could surprise yourself – and make a real difference.

# vso - Friday 5 July, 2013

Column: 'I came face to face with the reality of childbirth in Ethiopia'
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Column: 'I came face to face with the reality of childbirth in Ethiopia'

Jul 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 199 Views 5 Comments

Every year, 25,000 women die in childbirth in Ethiopia, writes Donnacha Maguire, who says money alone will not stop women from dying, only people working together will do that.

# vso - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Column: In Ethiopia, ordinary Irish people doing extraordinary things in difficult circumstances
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Column: In Ethiopia, ordinary Irish people doing extraordinary things in difficult circumstances

May 19th 2013, 1:30 PM 327 Views 6 Comments

National Volunteering Week ends today. Here Donnacha Maguire, who is in Ethiopia, tells us about some of the work being done by Irish volunteers in the country.

# vso - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Unconventional love story of the day: How one woman met her partner volunteering
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Unconventional love story of the day: How one woman met her partner volunteering

Feb 14th 2013, 6:30 AM 8,706 Views 5 Comments

Most people end up meeting their partners somewhere fairly ordinary. Not so for some of the Irish people who have found love while volunteering abroad…