#International Development

  • 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
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    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: 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
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    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: The UK Just Doubled Its Contribution to the World's Largest Fund Fighting Climate Change
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    The UK Just Doubled Its Contribution to the World's Largest Fund Fighting Climate Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 29, 2019

    The Green Climate Fund is working to protect hundreds of millions of people from climate change. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Helping 600,000 Children Living in Conflict and Crisis Zones Go to School
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    The UK Is Helping 600,000 Children Living in Conflict and Crisis Zones Go to School

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 28, 2019

    For many of the children reached, it will be their first time in a classroom. Read more

  • Article: Cuts to US Aid Defeated With Strong Bipartisan Support
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    Cuts to US Aid Defeated With Strong Bipartisan Support

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 23, 2019

    The plan to take back Congress-approved funds received opposition from both sides of the aisle. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Helping Hundreds of Thousands of Zimbabweans on the Brink of Starvation

    The UK Is Helping Hundreds of Thousands of Zimbabweans on the Brink of Starvation

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    Without support, more than 5.5 million people in Zimbabwe won’t have access to enough food by 2020. Read more