World Aids Orphans’ Day 2016 : The state of Pediatric HIV and Care & Support to Orphans and Vulnerable Children in India

“ The choice between food or shelter and safer sex is not a free one, since almost everyone will choose daily survival over the comparatively abstract risk of HIV” (Pinkham et al., 2008:169) Inclusive Socialization : Children inetract and exchange stories with their peers across India The United Nations General Assembly committed itself to accelerate […]

World Water Day 2016

Drinking and affordable water for all is a key element of the world we want to live in. There is enough water on earth to achieve that dream. The Challenge Drinking water only accounts for 1% of all the water available on earth. With demographic growth, sanitation and social issues related to water-borne diseases, climate […]

International Women’s Day

On this International Women’s Day, FXB International wishes to highlight all women participating in its programs and let you know their stories full of courage, resilience and determination. FXB is convinced that investing in children, young people and women is an investment in peace and security worldwide.   Watch our documentary “Generation Rescue” that follows Jeannette, Esperance, […]

13TH WORLD AIDS ORPHANS DAY (WAOD) on May the 7th 2015

WAOD was initiated in 2002 by Albina du Boisrouvray, FXB founder and president emerita, to bring attention to the millions of children affected by AIDS. Every May 7, FXB organized a grassroots campaign to bring attention to the plight of children affected by AIDS and advocate on their behalf. Children orphaned by AIDS are just […]

International Women’s Day — Investing in Women for Global Peace and Security

On International Women’s Day, March 8, we celebrated around the world. The conversation turned to all that has been done and all that remains to be done to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment. This is a conversation we can and should have — but we must first recognize that the critical goal of women’s […]

Generous parishes

A donation of CHF 2905.- was generously made to FXB following the mass services in the parishes of Vex, Hérémence and Evolène on February 7-8. FXB warmly thanks Father Vincent Lafargue as well as the pastoral teams in Evolène, Hérémence and Vex for their support.  

FXB – ACCOR Christmas tree unveiling

Last week, FXB France Director Laure Delouvrier and Christine de Longevialle, the delegate general of the ACCOR Foundation, unveiled a Christmas tree in the ACCOR building’s entrance hall in Paris. The Christmas tree is beautifully decorated with ornatments, dolls and Father Christmas models made by FXB’s beneficiaries in Myanmar. ACCOR employees will be able to buy these items throughout […]

FXB’s Framing Hope Exhibition comes to Geneva – 12-16 December

FXB’s Framing Hope exhibition is arriving in Geneva next month, following successful shows at the OXO Gallery in London and Sotheby’s in Paris. This travelling exhibition comes as a result of FXB’s work with world-renowned photographer Jillian Edelstein, who visited over 20 FXBVillage programmes across India, Burundi, Uganda, Rwanda, Colombia and China earlier this year. On her travels, […]

Framing Hope

2014 is an important year of celebration for FXB, marking 25 years since Albina du Boisrouvray founded the FXB Foundation and FXB International. To mark this special anniversary, FXB joined forces with world-renowned photographer Jillian Edelstein, to capture the stories of hope from the people touched by our work. Embarking on a unique photographic expedition, […]