#Boris Johnson

  • Article: The British Government Just Cut Protections for Child Refugees in the Brexit Bill

    The British Government Just Cut Protections for Child Refugees in the Brexit Bill

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 23, 2020

    What does the policy change means for unaccompanied refugee children with family in the UK? Read more

  • Article: Female African Entrepreneurs Can Add Millions to Economies If Taken More Seriously

    Female African Entrepreneurs Can Add Millions to Economies If Taken More Seriously

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 21, 2020

    The UK-Africa Investment Summit is underway in London — and women are leading the way. Read more

  • Article: The UK Promises Not to Eliminate Its Overseas Aid Department After Action From Charities
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    The UK Promises Not to Eliminate Its Overseas Aid Department After Action From Charities

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 15, 2020

    But the department could still lose its Secretary of State leadership, concerning aid advocates. Read more

  • Article: Over 100 Charities Unite to Warn That Tory Plans for UK Aid Risk Britain Turning Its Back on the World
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    Over 100 Charities Unite to Warn That Tory Plans for UK Aid Risk Britain Turning Its Back on the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 17, 2019

    A potential merger of government departments could put the UK's life-saving aid budget at risk. Read more

  • Article: Tree Planting Spend in England Falls by 50% Since 2015 — Despite Promises to Plant More

    Tree Planting Spend in England Falls by 50% Since 2015 — Despite Promises to Plant More

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 19, 2019

    The UK government now spends less than £1 per person on planting trees. Read more

  • Article: A UK General Election Is Coming. Here’s Everything You Need to Know to Register to Vote.
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    A UK General Election Is Coming. Here’s Everything You Need to Know to Register to Vote.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    On Dec. 12, make your voice heard on the issues you care about. Read more

  • Article: The British People Just Responded Amazingly in a Poll All About UK Aid and Tackling Poverty
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    The British People Just Responded Amazingly in a Poll All About UK Aid and Tackling Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 23, 2019

    Whatever the problems of today, Brits are “focussing on tomorrow.” Read more

  • Article: UK Government's Plan to Make Photo ID Compulsory When Voting Sparks Fears for Vulnerable Britons

    UK Government's Plan to Make Photo ID Compulsory When Voting Sparks Fears for Vulnerable Britons

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 16, 2019

    Civil society groups warn that it could exclude thousands of homeless people and minority groups. Read more