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  • Article: There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 17, 2019

    UK aid helped kickstart the "femtech" firm to fight menstrual and sexual health stigma. Read more

  • Article: These Futuristic 'Smart Glasses' Help Doctors Direct Warzone Surgery Without Actually Being There
    Health

    These Futuristic 'Smart Glasses' Help Doctors Direct Warzone Surgery Without Actually Being There

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 9, 2019

    It could save lives — and UK aid is helping. Read more

  • Article: Britain Claps Back at Daily Mail for 'Factually Inaccurate' Headline
    Citizenship

    Britain Claps Back at Daily Mail for 'Factually Inaccurate' Headline

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 7, 2019

    The newspaper claimed UK aid was funding “rigged elections” in Bangladesh. Read more

  • Article: Britain Will Double Your Donations to These 7 Charities This Christmas
    Citizenship

    Britain Will Double Your Donations to These 7 Charities This Christmas

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 18, 2018

    Double the festive fun! Read more

  • Article: 8 Wonderful Things Britain Did for the World in 2018 That Have Nothing to Do With Brexit
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    8 Wonderful Things Britain Did for the World in 2018 That Have Nothing to Do With Brexit

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 13, 2018

    More things happened this year than Brexit. We promise. Read more

  • Article: Woman Kidnapped at 11 Joined Young People from Around the World to Tell Leaders How to Fix Violence in Schools
    ImpactEducation

    Woman Kidnapped at 11 Joined Young People from Around the World to Tell Leaders How to Fix Violence in Schools

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 4, 2018

    The #EndViolence Youth Manifesto was created at the African Youth Conference. Read more

  • Article: Paralympian Praises ‘Extremely Important’ Moment as South Africa Signs Historic Disability Agreement
    ImpactHealth

    Paralympian Praises ‘Extremely Important’ Moment as South Africa Signs Historic Disability Agreement

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 30, 2018

    The Charter for Change protects the rights, freedoms, and dignity for all people with disabilities. Read more

  • Article: Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 28, 2018

    Over 10 million people are under threat. Read more