#Britain

  • Article: UK Aid Department Rocked By Budget Cuts Amid Controversial Merger

    UK Aid Department Rocked By Budget Cuts Amid Controversial Merger

    By Helen Lock|July 2, 2020

    NGO leaders are concerned that the most vulnerable groups will not be protected. Read more

  • Article: Olivia Colman and David Beckham Call for Unity and Kindness to Tackle COVID-19 Pandemic

    Olivia Colman and David Beckham Call for Unity and Kindness to Tackle COVID-19 Pandemic

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 30, 2020

    The actress and footballer hailed the power of communal action at Global Goal: Unite for our Future. Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways Brits Can Catch Up With the Epic 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future' Concert

    3 Ways Brits Can Catch Up With the Epic 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future' Concert

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 30, 2020

    All the ways you can rewatch performances from Miley Cyrus, Coldplay, Usher, Shakira, and more. Read more

  • Article: KitKat Scraps Partnership With Fairtrade in ‘Profoundly Disappointing’ Move

    KitKat Scraps Partnership With Fairtrade in ‘Profoundly Disappointing’ Move

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 24, 2020

    Fairtrade said 27,000 small-scale producers in Malawi, Fiji, and Côte d'Ivoire are set to lose out. Read more

  • Article: UK Scraps Plans That Made It Easier to Change Your Legal Gender

    UK Scraps Plans That Made It Easier to Change Your Legal Gender

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 23, 2020

    The UK will no longer seek to allow people to change their legal gender by "self-identifying." Read more

  • Article: Almost All of UK Citizens' Assembly on Climate Change Backs a Green Coronavirus Recovery

    Almost All of UK Citizens' Assembly on Climate Change Backs a Green Coronavirus Recovery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 23, 2020

    Most of its members agreed that the pandemic offers a chance to shift to a greener economy. Read more

  • Article: London to Get Two New Sculptures to Celebrate the Windrush Generation

    London to Get Two New Sculptures to Celebrate the Windrush Generation

    By Helen Lock|June 22, 2020

    They will be the first permanent public works honouring the Windrush generation. Read more

  • Article: Nearly 200 Charities Sign Open Letter Urging Boris Johnson to Reverse Decision on DfID Merger
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    Nearly 200 Charities Sign Open Letter Urging Boris Johnson to Reverse Decision on DfID Merger

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 22, 2020

    NGOs including Global Citizen have sent a letter to the prime minister calling for urgent action. Read more