Development opportunities in the United Kingdom 

Conflict

 

logoThe Syria Solidarity Campaign (SSC) is based in the UK and includes a network of activists and supporters committed to solidarity with the Syrian Revolution.

The main purpose of the Syria Solidarity Campaign is to amplify the voices of Syrians struggling for peace and freedom. We want to work with all existing campaigns and organisations to help build a campaign that can assist the Syrian people in their struggle for a democratic, just, free and pluralist Syria.

imagesPalestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) is a community of people working together for peace, equality, and justice and against racism, occupation, and colonisation. Together we are the biggest organisation in the UK dedicated to securing Palestinian human rights. PSC brings people from all walks of life together to campaign for Palestinian rights and freedom.

 

SOCIAL JUSTICE

 

cropped-image1-1-1-1Justice4Grenfell (J4G) is a community-led organisation, focused on the long term goal of obtaining justice for the bereaved families, survivors, evacuated residents and the wider local community, partnering with representative organisations. J4G will be engaging with the Public Inquiry on behalf of its membership.

 

download (6)SEWREC is a local charity that now has twenty-seven years’ experience of working to challenge discrimination, promote equality of opportunity and promote good relations between people from different backgrounds in Wales.

 

 

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Football Beyond Borders FBB is an education charity which uses football as an engagement tool to support young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.

 

 

REFUGEES and MIGRATION

 

images (1)Migrant Help’s  vision is for a global society that protects vulnerable migrants, treats them with respect and enables them to reach their full potential.

 

zTxa2H7L_400x400Refugee Council work with refugees and people seeking asylum in the UK.  They offer practical support and advice throughout their journey in the UK.  They have been helping refugees for more than 60 years and have a thorough understanding of the difficulties facing people arriving in the UK, having fled war, rape, torture and with unimaginable stories to tell.  Many refugees have lost everything and their lives will never return to normal.  The Refugee Council offer a helping hand to support and empower them to rebuild their lives.

 

Development Global Education

 

think.strapline-e1528909982360Think Global is an education charity helping people to understand – and then take action on – global issues.  We stand for a more just and sustainable world.  We believe that the more people understand global issues – such as food security, sustainability, epidemics – the more likely they are to take better decisions in their personal and professional lives.  People have the ingenuity and the humanity to solve the world’s problems, if they have the knowledge and understanding too.

 

Environment

 

Friends_of_the_Earth_(logo).svgFriends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all. Connecting more than 2 million people in 75 countries, we are transforming the efforts of communities all over the world into global action for change.

 

digital-campaign-20150213084243337The Climate Coalition is the UK’s largest group of people dedicated to action against climate change.

 

 

Fidra, Environmental charity based in East Lothian Scotland

Fidra is a charity based in East Lothian, Scotland. They seek to address specific environmental issues which affect their community by informing and engaging wider dialogue at national and international levels.

 

 

facebook-share Transition Town– Starting from a high school project in Totnes, United Kingdom, the transition town movement has now spread globally. It is based on communities and, in a nutshell, it aims to transform towns into more self-sufficient and energy independent units. There are many projects evolving within the movement.

 

Poverty

 

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Child Poverty Action Group: More than one in four children in the UK are growing up in poverty. It doesn’t have to be like this. Child Poverty Action Group work to understand what causes poverty, the impact it has on children’s lives, and how it can be solved – for good. They also provide accurate information, training and advice to the people who work with hard-up families, to make sure they get the financial support they need.

 

logoInspiring Scotland; Since 2008, Inspiring Scotland has worked towards a Scotland where everyone, no matter who they are, no matter where they live, or the circumstances they are born into, has the chance to enjoy a happy, healthy life free from poverty or disadvantage. We do not accept the status quo and we are committed for as long as it takes, whatever it takes, to build a better Scotland.

 

Development

 

primary-logoMuslim AidA UK-based international relief and development agency, Muslim Aid has been working for over two decades to help save and improve the lives of millions in over 70 of the world’s poorest countries.

downloadWomankind Worldwide is a global women’s rights organisation working in solidarity and equal partnership with women’s rights organisations and movements to transform the lives of women.

 

 

download (1)Plan International UK is a children’s charity. We strive to advance children’s rights and equality for girls all over the world

 

Political

 

9c4383_3d3d639dae1d49689fa9d807f6cdf9c2_mv2the3million is a not for profit organisation formed after the Brexit referendum to protect the lives of EU citizens who made the UK their home. It takes its name from the estimated number of EU citizens who moved from another member state to live and work, and have established their life in the UK, many for a very long time.

logo-minSisters Uncut are a feminist group taking direct action for domestic and sexual violence services.

 

 

download (1)My Life My Say is a youth-led, national, non-partisan movement on a mission to secure a better Brexit for young people by creating safe spaces for dialogue on and offline, as well as our research and advocacy work with decision-makers.

 

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