Articles Tagged with the word ‘work’

 
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/ Community, Economics & Innovation

09 Jan 2013

 

A new report from the TUC has shown that the British public largely supports the welfare system once it realises where benefit money actually goes. Natalie Revie speaks to four people whose lives are examples of the positive effects it can have

 
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/ Youth

26 Apr 2012

 

Erica Crompton visits a unique organic farm and retreat in Scotland to discover how young volunteers are finding their way into employment

 

World gets to work for biggest day of climate action

 
 

/ Archive, Environment

13 Dec 2010

 

At over 7,000 'global work parties' across 188 countries, citizens set the example and challenged political leaders to get to work on climate solutions

 

Roses of Peace Bloom in Nepal

 
 

/ Peace & Democracy

07 Dec 2010

 

A 28 year-old peace activist in Nepal is bringing people in conflict areas together through the simple act of giving a rose to a stranger

 

Oxfam Live in Wales

 
 

/ Archive

12 Oct 2010

 


 

Climate Campaigner Honoured

 
 

Archive

13 Sep 2010

 

A 25-year-old climate campaigner, Kirsty Schneeberger, has been made an MBE for services to environmental conservation.

 

Creative Arts Bridge the Age Gap

 
 

Archive

21 Jul 2010

 

A London-based organisation is using people's memories as building blocks for bringing different generations together through the creative arts.

 

Stockfree Farming Gains Momentum

 
 

Archive

09 Jun 2010

 

Educational centres to open nationally, promoting vegan techniques for organic food growing

 

New Film Project Captures Solutions

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

A new film project is seeking out and documenting inspirational individuals, communities and cultures from around the world.

 

The Pipes of Peace

 
 

Archive

10 Feb 2010

 

Pipers, once rare, are today a commonplace feature in Ireland again. One devotee, Brian Vallely founded the Armagh Pipers Club -his aim to promote and teach Irish music in the Armagh area.

 

Desmond Tutu's UK Peace Choir

 
 

/ Archive

08 Feb 2010

 

The East Midlands' own Soul-Gospel choir, Choir Invisible, was recently in concert at Southwell Minster, to celebrate their new role as The Desmond and Leah Tutu Peace Choir.

 

Dandelion Award

 
 

Archive

09 Dec 2009

 

Positive News has become a judge and media partner for the Dandelion Award, which recognises the achievements of grassroots social enterprises that are having a truly positive impact.

 

Present Aid

 
 

Archive

30 Nov 2009

 


 

Fishing for Lyrics

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

PoetCasting is an exciting internet project, revolutionising the way we think about the art of poetry.

 

From London to Sydney…and Back Again!

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Sarah Sayeed is a British Asian MC and singer opening doors for young people in the music industry.

 

Peaceful Progress

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

The 4th Peace Mala International Youth Awards were presented earlier this year at a ceremony held in the United Nations Association Temple of Peace in Cardiff.

 

Udder Brilliance!

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Southbank Centre and E4 Udderbelly launched The Training Academy, as part of their Summer Season beside the Thames.

 

Lens for Change

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Intrepid journalist, photographer, peace campaigner, national representative and spokesperson are all words that describe Mahmoud Jabari, an 18 year-old reporter from the Westbank.

 

Farming from the Heart

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

A health and social care innovation has been unveiled, creating 20 working care farms across Worcestershire, Shropshire and Herefordshire in the UK.

 

Snails on Wheels

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Recently, three young Australian friends, Dimitry Peisakhov, Tristan McAfee and his brother Dominic spent over a month cycling around Iceland.