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/ Economics & Innovation

22 May 2014


Drones are not usually thought of as a tool for good, but entrepreneur and airborne logistics activist Andreas Raptopoulos thinks otherwise, Danielle Batist reports


/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

21 May 2014


Health, career, spiritual practice: there are many facets to a happy life. Caroline Sylger Jones chooses five very different retreats to reignite all aspects of your inner glow

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/ Technology

20 May 2014


According to a new UN study, mobile phones are causing a reading revolution in developing countries, Anna Bevan reports


/ Economics & Innovation

16 May 2014


The UK government will consider the impact on women’s and girls’ rights as part of its international aid spending, after a new law is passed promoting gender equality

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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

14 May 2014


Aaron Millar calls us to let go and rewild this summer


/ Good Business

09 May 2014


Dance is one of the only international languages in the world, Megan Preston tells Nicola Slawson, so why not use it to inspire positive change?


/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

06 May 2014


Travel operator Headwater, which is supporting Positive Travel, uses a scoring system to help people find the most sustainable walking and cycling holidays – giving sustainable travel a more measurable meaning


/ Wellbeing

17 Apr 2014


Does the secret to a happy, engaged workforce lie in a comfortable environment?

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/ Blogs

15 Apr 2014


The latest news, efforts and success stories from the world of campaigning

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/ Health

14 Apr 2014


As a new gene therapy trial helps restore the sight of a partially sighted man, Edward Lander considers the developments that are repairing vision around the world

Reading in South Africa

/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

11 Apr 2014


One problem, one solution, one week. A new volunteering travel initiative sets its sights on universal primary education

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/ Politics

10 Apr 2014


A growing number of women in parliament indicate an encouraging trend towards equality


/ Media

07 Apr 2014


A groundbreaking journalism project allows local citizens around the world to bolster their communities, learn new skills and break vital news stories that might otherwise go unnoticed

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/ Positive Psychology

28 Mar 2014


Our Positive Psychology columnist Chris Johnstone explores how a growth mindset strengthens our ability to have breakthroughs and generate positive news in our lives and the world


/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

26 Mar 2014


During six months of hitchhiking around Europe, Jamie Bowlby-Whiting puts his trust in the inherent goodness of the world, and it delivers

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/ Positive Perspective

24 Mar 2014


Society is awash with sexism, from the Page 3 girl to apps encouraging plastic surgery aimed at children. But women’s voices in the media are becoming more powerful than their image, says Anne Louise Kershaw


/ Mark Williamson, Positive Perspective

20 Mar 2014


Our happiness has been stolen by advertisers, celebrities and the media, says Mark Williamson, who explains how simple it is to take it back


, / Positive People

17 Mar 2014


Jini Reddy finds out what led successful model Lily Cole to set up a website and app aimed at nurturing a culture of sharing


/ Economics & Innovation

14 Mar 2014


Hosts use rental cash to make home payments and pay down debts, while tourist money is distributed more widely, research shows

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/ Economics & Innovation

13 Mar 2014


Ready to look beyond consumerism? A new online movement is helping people to band together, share their resources, and get by with less