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

    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: Watch This Birmingham Writer's Heart-Rending Animated Poem About Her Experience of Polio
    AdvocacyHealth

    Watch This Birmingham Writer's Heart-Rending Animated Poem About Her Experience of Polio

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 21, 2019

    Josette Rice contracted polio age two in Jamaica. Now, she’s spreading the word through poetry. Read more

  • Article: I Was Shot in the Face 6 Times When Terrorists Invaded My School. Now, I Fight for Education.

    I Was Shot in the Face 6 Times When Terrorists Invaded My School. Now, I Fight for Education.

    Oct. 10, 2019

    Waleed Khan, now living in Birmingham, was just 12 when his school in Pakistan was attacked. Read more

  • Article: Meghan & Harry Are Shouting Out This 140,000-Member Girls Education Network in Africa
    AdvocacyEducation

    Meghan & Harry Are Shouting Out This 140,000-Member Girls Education Network in Africa

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 7, 2019

    The UK aid-backed network has supported nearly a million girls in the past four years alone. Read more

  • Article: UK Announces 'Unprecedented' Commitment to Eliminate World's 5 Worst Neglected Tropical Diseases

    UK Announces 'Unprecedented' Commitment to Eliminate World's 5 Worst Neglected Tropical Diseases

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2019

    It will protect 200 million people from debilitating diseases that can cause disability and death. Read more

  • Article: The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 16, 2019

    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution works to protect children globally, as well as in the UK. Read more

  • Article: This London-Based Organisation Has Helped Nearly a Million People Access Clean, Reliable Energy
    AdvocacyEnvironment

    This London-Based Organisation Has Helped Nearly a Million People Access Clean, Reliable Energy

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2019

    The UK is a leader in the fight against climate change — and organisations like BBOXX are vital. Read more

  • Article: How 8 Sailors From Cornwall Are Leading the UK Mission to Help Hurricane Dorian Victims
    AdvocacyEnvironment

    How 8 Sailors From Cornwall Are Leading the UK Mission to Help Hurricane Dorian Victims

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 9, 2019

    UK aid spending has helped them deliver food, water, and shelter to people in the Bahamas. Read more