Blogs

13 Jan 2014

More than 3 million families are likely to cut back on food to pay their energy bills this winter, the Children’s Society has revealed.

12 Jan 2014

Mennonite Central Committee has used a portion of its $16.7 million 'quake response budget to strengthen the Desarmes community.

12 Jan 2014

Ariel Sharon died without facing justice for his role in the massacres of perhaps thousands of civilians, says Human Rights Watch.

12 Jan 2014

The Anglican Bishop of Manchester suggests that George Osborne has an attitude to poverty better suited to 'a Victorian novel'.

12 Jan 2014

The unemployment rate for the Black and the Pakistani / Bangladeshi communities is 12%, but 6% for white jobseekers.

12 Jan 2014

In an astonishing attack on the government's much-criticised Lobbying Bill, a senior UN rapporteur has called it a threat to democracy.

12 Jan 2014

Four years after the earthquake, Haitian institutions, civil society and communities are leading reconstruction and development.

11 Jan 2014

While charities and unions would be hamstrung by the Lobbying Bill, big money lobbyists will be virtually untouched, say political reformers.