#Crisis

  • Article: There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It
    Citizenship

    There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2019

    Homelessness charity Crisis says the Vagrancy Act deters people who are homeless seeking help. Read more

  • Article: 7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela
    Citizenship

    7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2019

    A crisis that began nearly a decade ago gets worse by the day. Read more

  • Article: 11 Million North Koreans Are in Dire Need of Food Aid: UN
    Food & Hunger

    11 Million North Koreans Are in Dire Need of Food Aid: UN

    By Joe McCarthy|March 8, 2019

    “We simply cannot leave them behind.” Read more

  • Article: How to Help If You See Someone Sleeping Rough This Winter
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    How to Help If You See Someone Sleeping Rough This Winter

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 22, 2018

    There are a lot of mixed messages out there — but here are 6 things you can do right away. Read more

  • Article: Britain Could End Homelessness Within a Decade, Says Leading Charity
    Citizenship

    Britain Could End Homelessness Within a Decade, Says Leading Charity

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 11, 2018

    Imagine a Britain where not a single person is sleeping rough, or in insecure accommodation. Read more

  • Article: These Companies Are the Best and the Worst in the World at Tackling Malnutrition
    Food & Hunger

    These Companies Are the Best and the Worst in the World at Tackling Malnutrition

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 23, 2018

    The 22 companies generate an estimated $500 billion in annual sales. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Children In Emergencies Are Denied an Education. But That Can Change.
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    Millions of Children In Emergencies Are Denied an Education. But That Can Change.

    By Joe McCarthy|March 23, 2018

    The consequences of so many kids missing out on school go far beyond lost geography terms. Read more

  • Article: Stunning Photos Show Scale of Lebanon's Garbage Crisis
    Environment

    Stunning Photos Show Scale of Lebanon's Garbage Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2018

    They show in a magnified form what's happening elsewhere in the world. Read more