#Charities

  • Article: Go Abroad, Give Back: Medical Missions Aren’t Just For MDs
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    Go Abroad, Give Back: Medical Missions Aren’t Just For MDs

    From Citi|Aug. 8, 2019

    When Emily Scott packs for a trip, she makes sure she has clothes, toiletries, and surgical gauze. Read more

  • Article: 'No Charity Is More Important Than the People It Serves': Charity Commission Publishes Results of Inquiry Into Oxfam GB

    'No Charity Is More Important Than the People It Serves': Charity Commission Publishes Results of Inquiry Into Oxfam GB

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 11, 2019

    Last year, allegations emerged that Oxfam GB employees had paid local women for sex. Read more

  • Article: This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 24, 2019

    “This is such a critical area where more funding is needed.” Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Is Helping Unemployed Women Nail Job Interviews

    Meghan Markle Is Helping Unemployed Women Nail Job Interviews

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 10, 2019

    She’s encouraging them with the confidence they need to find work. Read more

  • Article: A Global Register Is Launching to Keep Criminals Out of the Aid Sector

    A Global Register Is Launching to Keep Criminals Out of the Aid Sector

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 17, 2018

    The UK is leading the effort to eliminate the risk of abuse in charities. Read more

  • Article: Literally Everyone Is Calling for This One Change in How UK Aid Is Spent
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    Literally Everyone Is Calling for This One Change in How UK Aid Is Spent

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 7, 2018

    Charities and MPs are uniting behind the call for change. Read more

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

    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: 22 Aid Organisations Just Signed a Pledge to Tackle Abuse of Power

    22 Aid Organisations Just Signed a Pledge to Tackle Abuse of Power

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 26, 2018

    It follows allegations of unacceptable sexual misconduct in the aid sector. Read more