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World Humanitarian Day 2019

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  • Posted on August 16, 2019

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“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” – Martin Luther King Jr. Today, all over the world an unprecedented number of people are living through humanitarian crises. Armed conflict, natural disaster, people migration, disease and violent persecution have forced more than 70 million people from their homes and no…



Water, water everywhere, but not enough to drink?

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  • Posted on August 7, 2019

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”Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.” (Genesis 1:2) Water is this world’s most precious resource, without it life cannot exist. Water is hugely important in religion. The Abrahamic faiths (Judaism, Christianity and Islam) see water not…



Burkina Faso Celebrates Independence Day

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  • Posted on August 2, 2019

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‘The land of people of integrity’ Through a series of complex events, comprising both violent force and alliances and treaties, what is today Burkina Faso had been colonised in 1898 by France. Burkina Faso then gained full independence from France on the 5th of August 1960. To gain independence took over 20 years of unrest…



The Race Begins – Finishing Well Matters

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  • Posted on July 26, 2019

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The Kingston Rotary Dragon Boat Race 2019! Sunday 21st July 2019, was an extraordinary day for many people, the sun was shining, the birds were singing, but what was exciting is that it was a day most anticipated – the Kingston Rotary Club Dragon Boat Race at Canbury Gardens in Kingston. Forget Oxford and Cambridge,…