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, […]

UN Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries: comment from Albina du Boisrouvray

Today is the beginning of the UN Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries, which takes place in Vienna and lasts until Wednesday 5th November. Attended by representatives from LLDC governments, transit developing countries, donor countries, UN and other international organisations and the private sector, the conference aims to shape the new development agenda for landlocked developing countries for the […]

FXB Burundi rebuilds 12 houses destroyed by floods

Back in February, Bujumbura – and specifically the commune of Buterere – were hit by terrible floods. The severity of the floods prompted FXB Burundi to intervene, taking on the reconstruction of several houses that had been completely destroyed by the floods. With the invaluable help of the King Baudoin Foundation, FXB Burundi has been able to build 12 houses for the vulnerable families of […]

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, […]

Can you capture hope?

The aim of the competition is to bring FXB International’s mission to eradicate extreme poverty to life, and to give one lucky winner the chance to win a ‘money can’t buy’ prize.

FXB International Celebrates 25th Anniversary

FXB International – a non-governmental organisation dedicated to lifting people out of extreme poverty – today unveils its plans to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the organisation and its FXBVillage programme, a pioneering three-year holistic programme to bring about long-term poverty eradication…

Suleiman, Uganda

Suleiman was part of the FXBVillage program in Bulenga (Uganda) which finished in December 2013. When FXB first met Suleiman, he was just four years old. His father had died when he was only a year old and he was living with his mother and four siblings. When the FXB Uganda Country Director first met Suleiman early […]

A Special Contribution Award for FXB China

Since 2006, FXB China operates successful and innovative programs, serving 300 families and more than 600 children in Bu Tuo, with the aim to lift them out of poverty by supporting them to achieve sustainable economic autonomy and human dignity. The Yi Culture Research Center of Central University of Nationalities (CUN) and China Social Welfare […]

12th World Aids Orphans Day

The World AIDS Orphans Day was established in 2002 by Albina du Boisrouvray, President and Founder of FXB, to draw attention to the plight of millions of AIDS orphans and children affected by the pandemic.
Each year, 3.6 million children worldwide are orphaned because of AIDS.