#Government

  • Article: UK Charities Agree on 'Tough New Standards' to End Aid Sector Abuse
    Citizenship

    UK Charities Agree on 'Tough New Standards' to End Aid Sector Abuse

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 6, 2018

    The UK aid sector standards will “world-leading,” pledged Penny Mordaunt. Read more

  • Article: UK's Plans to Tackle Air Pollution Declared ‘Unlawful’ in Third Court Defeat
    Environment

    UK's Plans to Tackle Air Pollution Declared ‘Unlawful’ in Third Court Defeat

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 22, 2018

    The landmark ruling will force urgent changes to policy. Read more

  • Article: After South African President Resigns, Country Looks to Future With Hope
    Citizenship

    After South African President Resigns, Country Looks to Future With Hope

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 15, 2018

    Jacob Zuma was a charismatic leader who always seemed to be embroiled in controversy. Read more

  • Article: Mexico Gives Cash Directly to Moms — And It's Succeeding in Major Ways
    Finance & Innovation

    Mexico Gives Cash Directly to Moms — And It's Succeeding in Major Ways

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 14, 2018

    A groundbreaking poverty relief program pays off in the end. Read more

  • Article: Modern Slavery Whistleblowers Are Ending Up Destitute, Warn Campaigners
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    Modern Slavery Whistleblowers Are Ending Up Destitute, Warn Campaigners

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    Other victims have to return to traffickers because they have nowhere else to go, it is claimed. Read more

  • Article: Number of Rough Sleepers in England Rises Again for 7th Year Running
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    Number of Rough Sleepers in England Rises Again for 7th Year Running

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    It’s now the highest it’s been since records began. Read more

  • Article: 200 MPs Call on UK Supermarkets to Scrap Plastic Packaging
    Environment

    200 MPs Call on UK Supermarkets to Scrap Plastic Packaging

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 19, 2018

    They are urging stores to follow Iceland’s pledge to eliminate plastic. Read more

  • Article: UK Won't Keep EU Human Rights Charter After Brexit, MPs Decide
    Citizenship

    UK Won't Keep EU Human Rights Charter After Brexit, MPs Decide

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 18, 2018

    But it’s not as bad as it sounds, according to ministers. Read more