Compassion Australia

Unverified non-profit organisation

Compassion Australia is a Christian NGO focusing on child development and child advocacy, achieved through working in partnership with local churches. Compassion works around the world to foster the spiritual, economic, social, physical and emotional development of children living in extreme poverty.

Their child-focused and community-based programs include Child Sponsorship, Child Survival, Leadership Development and Complementary Interventions.

Compassion Australia also promotes child development and health through their advocacy work in church and community networks.


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About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding; Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Oceania: Australia

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Education and training