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Battling Covid-19 together

Battling Covid-19 together

COVID: SAME STORM, DIFFERENT BOATS  “This pandemic has magnified every existing inequality in our society,” Melinda Gates said of...

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Helping the Covid battle in Sri Lanka

Helping the Covid battle in Sri Lanka

For homeless children in Kandy, Sri Lanka’s second largest city, life is one serious risk after another. “Many live...

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Nigeria: Equipping those at the grassroots

Nigeria: Equipping those at the grassroots

It’s at the grassroots level that things start to grow. Projects such as village water initiatives, child nutrition in local schools, or training...

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No Man’s Land: Do refugees face a ‘never-ending story’?

No Man’s Land: Do refugees face a ‘never-ending story’?

As our world summons its resources to battle Covid-19, it is easy to lose sight of people displaced by...

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FROM OREGON TO IRAQ: Support for refugees

FROM OREGON TO IRAQ: Support for refugees

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK “ISIS came,” tells, Basema, aged approx 11. “We went to one farm, then another, and then to the mountains. We left...

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FROM THE NETHERLANDS TO ROMANIA: Medical care for Holocaust survivors

FROM THE NETHERLANDS TO ROMANIA: Medical care for Holocaust survivors

Her face has been protected, but, pictured below, is a 94-year-old Holocaust resident at a Romanian hospice, in the...

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ACROSS THE ASIA-PACIFIC: Walking in someone else’s shoes

ACROSS THE ASIA-PACIFIC: Walking in someone else’s shoes

At Crossroads, we love the old saying that we should walk a mile ‘in the shoes’ of people in need. In much...

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Kazakhstan: Fair trade insights for teachers

Kazakhstan: Fair trade insights for teachers

Can students be taught the global inequalities of trade? Can they learn to understand how rural or urban producers often receive far less than their fair...

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Freeset: The hope of something better

Freeset: The hope of something better

Many of the 10,000 sex workers who line the streets of Sonagacchi, have had a long and traumatic journey from...

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