The challenges of an ageing population

The challenges of an ageing population

This week we acknowledged International Day of Older Persons, which presents an opportunity to both celebrate the elderly population and raise awareness of the issues that may affect their quality of life… People are living longer – the number of older persons (those...
#HumansCare | Bidyut Mohanty

#HumansCare | Bidyut Mohanty

Bidyut Mohanty set up the organisation SPREAD more than 20 years ago in response to his outrage at the exclusion of the ancient forest living tribal communities from the Eastern Ghat hills of Odisha state, 5 hours drive inland from the eastern coast of India. Over...
Celebrating International Day of Charity

Celebrating International Day of Charity

The 5th September is International Day of Charity. Since 2012, it has celebrated and honored the work of charities all over the world helping to save and improve people’s lives, fighting disease, protecting children, and giving hope to many thousands of people....