Heartbreak as body is confirmed as missing Amelia Bambridge

The brother of British backpacker Amelia Bambridge has confirmed the tragic news that the body found was his beloved sister. On the 23rd October, 21-year-old...

‘The EU is in a double bind where business and human rights are concerned’, says human rights defender

The European Union (EU) and its member states are falling short on their commitment to support and protect human rights defenders who are facing...

Water and sanitation at risk in the world’s poorest countries

The World Health Organization (WHO) and UN-Water today sounded the alarm for an urgent increase in investment in strong drinking-water and sanitation systems.   The...

Hong Kong: Riot charges against protesters a ‘chilling warning’

In response to 44 people in Hong Kong being charged with 'rioting' in connection to protests over the weekend, Man-kei Tam, Director of Amnesty...

Oxfam publishes latest progress report and global safeguarding data

Oxfam has reported an increase in global safeguarding cases in the year to March 2019, reflecting greater awareness and trust in its safeguarding systems. This...

British man facing up to five years in prison for documenting police abuse in Calais

Ahead of the trial of Tom Ciotkowski, a British man who documented police abuse against migrants, refugees and volunteers in Calais, Amnesty International has...

Devastation of Cyclone Fani becoming clearer

As Christian Aid partner organisations reach the districts affected by Cyclone Fani the true scale of the loss and destruction is becoming clear. Cyclone Fani,...

Nigeria: More than 3,500 children recruited and used by non-state armed groups

More than 3,500 children, most of whom were aged 13 to 17, were recruited by non-state armed groups between 2013 and 2017 and have...

Oxfam not happy with the current Ebola response

Reacting to the decision by the World Health Organisation that the Ebola outbreak is not yet a global emergency, Oxfam Programme Manager in the...

Cyclone Idai: More than 1.5 million children urgently need assistance

An estimated 3 million people, more than half of whom are children, urgently need humanitarian assistance across Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe in the aftermath...

‘Children across the UK are still in need of vital support,’ says Variety

Dante, the Variety Young Ambassador who stole the show at last night’s Pride of Britain Awards, highlights how crucial it is for disabled children...

Charities join forces to prevent crisis among military dementia carers

The largest survey of its kind by a national military charity will lead to life-changing support being offered to Armed Forces personnel caring for...

Personalised and powerful: UK to lead next-generation radiotherapy research

The UK will be transformed into a global hub for radiotherapy research, pioneering the use of the latest techniques such as FLASH radiotherapy and...

Children’s hospice to take on £1.5m hospice refurbishment appeal

Tŷ Hafan, Wales’ leading children’s charity and hospice, is asking for support from the public to give life-limited children a hospice fit for the...

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge to open The Nook

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge, Royal Patron of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH), is to attend the charity’s celebration of its new...
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