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This week marks the fourth annual World Immunization Week. Kylie Bull reports on how the increasing use of child vaccinations is saving lives in Kenya

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Moving beyond the economy of shame

 

/ Economics & Innovation

23 Apr

 
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Could society move beyond the rhetoric of 'strivers' and 'skivers' and be rebuilt around understanding and compassion? The effects would be revolutionary, argues Elena Blackmore

 

Good Business: Heather Moore, Bee the Change

 

/ Blogs

23 Apr

 
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The UK's bee population is in trouble, having nearly halved over the last 25 years. Bee the Change, a social enterprise based in Bristol, is working to tackle the decline with a combination mentoring and educational courses for all...

 
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Germany tells firms to bring women into the boardroom

 

/ Economics & Innovation

22 Apr

 
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New quota will see women fill at least 30% of supervisory board seats

 

From quiet stillness comes positive action

 

/ Wellbeing

21 Apr

 
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‘Doing’ without ‘being’ has led humankind down a troublesome path, says Giles Hutchins. Now is the time to transform the way we exist in the world

 

Turning plastic bottles into boardshorts

 

/ Environment

20 Apr

 
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A London-based surf brand wants to tackle increasing levels of plastic waste along the UK coastline by transforming it into beachwear

 

Arun Gandhi shares lessons from his grandfather

 

/ Democracy

17 Apr

 
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Peace activist Arun Gandhi reflects on the enduring wisdom of his grandfather, the Indian spiritual and political leader Mahatma Gandhi

 
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