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Our food-saving superheroes

Our food-saving superheroes

Every day, 3,600 tonnes of food waste are sent to landfill in Hong Kong, according to Feeding Hong Kong....

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Recycling artisans make good news in Sri Lanka

Recycling artisans make good news in Sri Lanka

When Sri Lankan artist Sagara Ranga Liyanage decided to start a handicrafts business, he had to think outside the...

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GoodCity: Multiplying kindness

GoodCity: Multiplying kindness

“I don’t want to throw this stuff out. I want it to go to someone who needs it. If...

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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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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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