The test of our progress is not whether we add more
to the abundance of those who have much;
it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.
US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Impact of Microloans: what can happen globally when people share resources
Assisting asylum seekers and raising awareness around refugee issues: Asylum Link Merseyside www.asylumlink.org.uk/index.html
Development of sustainable mobility: Youth for Public Transport
Yesterday UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon met with NGOs and stressed their role in various UN priorities. Hopeful and informative.
Wonderful news — the Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to three women peacekeepers from Liberia and Yemen. Read more at http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/07/us-nobel-peace-idUSTRE7963KM20111007