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Important Country Update: Nepal

April 22, 2020

Like most of the world, Nepal is currently in a National Lockdown which, at the time of publishing on 22 April has been confirmed by the government to continue for another two weeks. However, it is widely anticipated the lockdown will be extended for another month.There have now been 31 confirmed cases in Nepal, however,...

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COVID-19 Emergency Child Safety Appeal

April 19, 2020

As an organisation, we like to share the good news with our communities. We like to give you a glimpse of the beauty in our children, an insight into their resilience, and to share the many stories of kids thriving. However, right now we need your help.We are currently in the midst of a child protection...

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Important Update: Keeping the Kids Safe During COVID-19

March 19, 2020

As a global pandemic, the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) is immense and far-reaching.For developing countries, this pandemic poses a significantly high risk to health, safety and social stability.Beyond the Orphanage have been working closely with our in-country program partners in Nepal and Kenya to monitor the local situations, and to implement measures to keep the...

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2019 – Our Year in Review

January 27, 2020

2019 - Our Year in ReviewAs we start a new year, it is important to celebrate our achievements, and recognise that when people take action, individually and collectively, positive change does happen.Thanks to the ongoing support of our donors, we have made great steps forward in 2019 and we’d like to share some highlights with...

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Monstapals to raise funds for BTO

December 11, 2019

We’re excited to announce that tech-developer Anomaly is partnering with BTO to donate 1/3 of all sales of its new game, Monstapals, to support the important work BTO does in caring for at-risk children in Nepal and Kenya.What is Monstapals? It’s a cool new interactive app that helps kids learn about Australian animals.Monstapals’ developer Anomaly...

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Everyday is Children’s Day at BTO

November 8, 2019

At BTO everyday is Children’s Day! We are continually focused on improving the lives of those we care for and ensuring their rights are upheld.On 20 November it is Universal Children’s Day, which was first established by the United Nations in 1954. Celebrated annually this Day is designed to improve the welfare of children and...

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Girls are unstoppable!

October 7, 2019

Today, the strength of the girls’ movements around the globe are empowering girls and young women to take control of their lives.This year's International Day of the Girl Child on 11 October recognises that girls are “unscripted and unstoppable!"Rights of the Girl ChildIn 1995 the rights of women and girls were recognised as human rights...

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Meet our new board directors

September 9, 2019

Let's go behind-the-scenes and introduce our newest board members, Dr. Bobbie Legg and Alexandra (Alex) Loftus.While much of our communication is about our front-facing activities, there is an enormous amount of work that goes on in the background to ensure that we can meet our objectives in caring for at-risk children. Our board members volunteer...

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Our new EmPower program comes to Nepal

August 19, 2019

It’s been a super exciting time in Nepal with the amazing Cliniko “EmPower” project launched across our programs in Pokhara and Birgunj.After months of planning with BTO, our in-country partners Sano Paila and Star Children, and our super generous sponsor Cliniko, the program began its roll out at the end of June in Pokhara. Over...

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