If you think you’ve got it tough right now spare a thought for communities in Uganda battling locust swarms and foot and mouth disease as well as coronavirus, all threatening their precious food supply.
The Bread and Butter Thing have teamed up with The Modern Milkman to deliver food to people most in need during the lockdown in Manchester.
‘Our lives depend on turning this around’: Families to take climate action with a ‘Carnival of Creatures’
Children and parents will take to the streets of Manchester on June 1 to demand action about wildlife extinction as part of the ‘Carnival of Creatures’.
Three times a week, different groups of Mancunian men, women and children alike make the journey to Manchester Universities’ Catholic Chaplaincy – home to Manchester Central Food Bank, a Trussell Trust site founded by a group of university students in 2013.
Torture of not knowing: Former political prisoner on fear of seeing loved ones in smuggled Syrian civil war pics
A Manchester-based Syrian organisation has revealed the sickening worry of sifting through torture photos taken during the country’s civil war, which could potentially identify friends and relatives.
FGM is the practice of ritual removal of some or all of the female external genitalia, and is typically conducted by a traditional circumciser using a blade or razor, with or without anaesthesia
Within a decade people aged over 60 will outnumber children aged 14 and under – the UN calculate there will be one billion 60+ people by 2020 – and as people age their skin becomes weaker and more susceptible to infections.