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This London University Is Holding Open Days For Refugees

A university in London is holding open days for refugees in order to provide information about legal aid, access to education, recognition of qualifications and career advice. The free sessions form part of Queen Mary University London’s Refugee Welcome programme, and aim to bring together organisations, lawyers and charities working with refugees. The days, organised…

How One Jewellery Line Is Giving Guatemalan Women A Better Life

There’s much more to these pretty bracelets than meets the eye.  For women living in rural Guatemalan villages, they’re a ticket to healthcare access, education and earning a wage.  The jewellery line is backed by Wakami, an organisation that aims to give people from remote communities a better life by helping them generate an income. Artisans from…

Kind Strangers Fund Paralympic Gold Medallist David Smith’s Rehab Fees Following Spinal Surgery

The internet has rallied around and raised thousands to help Paralympic gold medallist David Smith fund his rehabilitation costs following life-saving surgery. Smith, who is a British rower, was forced to have surgery to remove a tumour from his spine for the third time.  He is now undergoing expensive rehabilitation to be able to walk…