New estimates reveal extent of the health burden of armed conflict–affecting at least 630 million women and children worldwide in 2017, and contributing to more than 10 million deaths among children under 5 years of age over 20 years.
To mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, St Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall was lit up in orange
“Nearly 80 million women, children and men around the world have been forced from their homes as refugees or internally displaced people.”
It commits Scotland to becoming a net-zero society by 2045 “
“much of the glue that has held British society together since the Second World War has been deliberately removed and replaced with a harsh and uncaring ethos.”
From the Scots Language Centre/ Centre for the Scots Leid
Seventy three years ago today the United Nations was formed, here is a poem to remind us why.
“In a few days, India will delete as many as 7 million Muslims in Assam State”