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Ann Marcer, education volunteer, VSO Nepal

Success? Have I made a difference?

Education volunteer Ann reflects on her time working in Nepal on a project to promote girls' education.

Using innovative, accessible technology to improve education in India

WhatsApp? Instant messaging lessons lead to 30% reading improvement in Indian schools

Purna Shrestha looks at how text messaging has been used in India to boost reading skills in primary schools at a low cost.

Wedding of 15 year old girl in Bangladesh

Marriage, family and tradition in Bangladesh

Vix is a Team Leader in Bangladesh with our International Citizen Service (ICS) youth volunteering programme. Here she takes a sensitive look at the complex issues of child marriage and family loyalty in Bangladesh.