On the eve of the 2023 Women’s World Cup, we couldn’t resist reposting “The Same Team,” a film about the power of football to bring communities together.
Refugee Week began the same year as our own organisation, and it has always held a special place in our hearts. Some years we are able to mark it innovatively or extravagantly, and in other years our efforts have been more low-key.
This week is Volunteers Week. We thought we would take the opportunity to understand more about our young people’s experiences of volunteering. On Tuesday evening, (which also happened to be Power of Youth day!), we asked our regular volunteers some key questions.
Many of the people involved in Empoword, our spoken word project, have been moved by the scenes we have seen emanating from Pakistan, where flooding is having a horrific impact on people’s lives.