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  • Southern Africa floods: prayer alert

    A massive 900,000 people are now affected by flooding in Malawi and Mozambique. Pray for Tearfund partners responding to the needs of those affected. Pray for safety, and for access to hard to reach c. […]
  • Violence and hunger in Nigeria

  • Behind the headlines in Egypt

    Egypt is once again facing turbulent times. Ask God to pour out his comfort on those who lost loved ones in the recent unrest, and pray for peace and stability to grow in Egypt.


The Micah Challenge campaign in Australia brings together many churches and NGOs, and our friends at Urban Neighbours of Hope (UNOH) and Surrender have been working for years to disciple people in following Jesus among the poor.

You can find lots more information on Australia at the World Fact Book or on the BBC Country Profile.

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  • 22.10.2011

    Tentative Steps

    AUSTRALIA: I often feel like my relationship with integral mission is most like that between a child and a butterfly. Whenever I think I’m getting close to pinning it down, it swerves unexpectedly, dazzles and fascinates me again, takes off in a new direction. Sometimes I seem to loose it completely. But then I find [...]

Full name
Commonwealth of Australia
Full area
7,741,220 sq km
Major Languages
Major Religions
Life expectancy
81.81 years
Monetary unit
1 Australian dollar = 100 cents
Main exports
coal, iron ore, gold, meat, wool, alumina, wheat, machinery and transport equipment
$41,000 (2010 est.) per capita


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