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November 12, 2018

The Elimination of Violence Against Women Day (November 25) exists to give taboo a backseat and deliver information on the topic of gender-based violence. An issue we all need to talk about more. The United Nations define gender-based violence directed at women as: “Any act of gender-based violence that results in… physical, sexual or mental harm […]

October 31, 2018

Kindness is not a new concept. Philosopher Aristotle said: “It is the characteristic of the magnanimous man to ask no favour but to be ready to do kindness to others.” “Kindness was man’s ‘greatest delight”, the Roman philosopher-emperor Marcus Aurelius declared. Yet, kindness is given very little credence these days. Often, it is dismissed as […]

October 16, 2018

All We Can’s Communications Intern, Zoë Carruthers, thinks about why poverty is still an issue in 2018. When I am asked a question, I like to be honest. My immediate reaction to the question, ‘Will we ever see poverty made history?’ is no. The reason behind my response is simple, I don’t believe we have […]

September 7, 2018

Laura Cook, Communications Manager for All We Can, reflects on the power of togetherness and the need to unite as a global community in order to meet the challenge of the Sustainable Development Goals Summer BBQs in the UK require a lot of collaboration. Even with a summer that has been as hot as this […]

August 13, 2018

As one of All We Can’s wonderful trustees, Andy Dye already does a phenomenal amount of voluntary work for All We Can – but this September, he is taking that commitment a step further by taking on the Berlin Marathon. We caught up with Andy to see how his preparation for this impressive challenge is […]

July 17, 2018

The All We Can staff team are also All We Can supporters – many find ways in their spare time to raise funds for the work All We Can does around the world. On Sunday, two members of All We Can staff joined other supporters running the British 10K in London. In today’s blog Katie […]

July 10, 2018

India is mesmerising, chaotic and unforgettable. India, according to the CIA World Factbook, is home to approximately 1.3 billion people, many of them crowded into its big cities, like New Delhi or Mumbai. And the streets of these cities aren’t just full of people, but also with cars, tuk-tuks, motorcycles, thousands of feral dogs and even with cows and the occasional […]

June 25, 2018

On the 15 July, a team of All We Can supporters and staff will be taking to the streets of London for the Virgin Sport British 10k. This race takes in some of London’s most iconic landmarks, and has a real party atmosphere with live music at every kilometer – what better way to raise […]

June 13, 2018

A blog from Claire Welch, Churches and Volunteers Manager, inspired by her recent visit to All We Can’s work in Jordan. We entered the military controlled zone as we drew closer to the Israeli border. The heat was intense in the Jordan valley, as was the atmosphere that division breeds. We meandered along the path […]

June 11, 2018

The word ‘sandcastle’ conjures up happy seaside memories from a childhood growing up in Southend-on-Sea, Essex. Days spent on the beach creating masterpieces of sand and stone. My brother and I would cleverly craft a moat so it would capture the tide before our castle was swept away. Today the word encapsulates a far more […]

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