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Immigration Rules Cause UK “Curry Crisis”

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Former UK foreign secretary Robin Cook’s famous 2001 speech cited chicken tikka masala as the national dish of Britain, as an example of the way that the country had changed, but now, the country is in a curry crisis.

IMF Tells Rich Countries You Must Do More To Help Poor Nations Cope With Climate Change 

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Last month UK’s Defence Secretary, Sir Michael Fallon dismissed complaints that the UK's response to the devastation of the British Virgin Islands by Hurricane Irma was "found wanting" and that it was slower than France and the Netherlands. The British Overseas Territories are self-governing, but rely on the UK for protection from natural disasters.

Green & Black's Chocolate Launches Products Without The Fairtrade Label

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Green & Black's, the brand which pioneered organic Fairtrade chocolate, is now launching its first UK product without the familiar Fairtrade label.

Surge In UK Numbers of Homeless Children

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – New figures published in the UK by the Local Government Association (LGA) reveals that councils are currently providing temporary housing for 120,540 children with their families; a 37% increase since 2014. This is an increase of more than a third in over the last three years.

Lloyd’s Hackathon Challenge Inspires Collective Citizen Impact

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Our societies need thriving young people - children and young adults who want and are able to positively shape the world around them. They need opportunities to develop as people and citizens, to create their own path and a positive personal identity to develop empathy so they can live and contribute alongside others.

Trust In An Era Of ‘Alternative’ Facts

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Global Thinkers Forum is a social purpose organisation that launched in 2012 under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan. It works for change by connecting international thought leaders, while promoting values-based leadership, collaboration and cross-cultural understanding.

New Cartoon Network Series Portrays Girls And Women Central To The Story

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Superhero and action movies dominate the box office and are perennial hits across the world, yet it’s disappointing to see how under-represented female leads are in this genre.

Marks & Spencer to Tackle Unemployment, Skills Shortages and Poverty Around the UK

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Marks & Spencer (M&S) has announced plans to tackle unemployment, skills shortages and poverty in 10 areas around the UK, as part of a new community transformation initiative.

GSK IMPACT Awards Inspire UK Health and Wellbeing Charities

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Good health is at the top of most wish lists for governments and individuals. As physical and mental well-being makes it easier for people to pursue opportunities to work and study, to remain financially secure, physically independent and to maintain strong relationships. A healthy population is also a productive workforce—one that would relieve considerable strain on the public purse by keeping well.

English Tea Shop’s Focus On Organic Makes Good Business Sense

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Globally, it’s accepted that Britain is a tea drinking nation, with a 165 million cups drunk daily.  Tea is a plant containing high levels of anti-oxidants, which can help with a wide variety of ailments and is known for its ability to console, uplift and relax.

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