News from May 2012

Did you take part in Live Below the Line?

22/05/12

We’d like to say a huge thank you to the 89 Live Below the Line participants who signed up to raise funds for Health Poverty Action this year. You have already raised over £14K and there is still sponsorship coming ... Read more

Robin Hood Goes Global: Week of Action 2012

16/05/12

If Gandhi’s chronology of ‘first they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win’ is anything to go by, the Robin Hood Tax campaign is getting close to its goal. When the Robin Hood ... Read more

International Nurses Day

12/05/12

International Nurses Day is to celebrate every nurse around the world who provides live saving care. In this video, Technical Advisor for Health Poverty Action Somaliland, Fatuma Mohamed, talks about some of the devastating consequences of poor maternal health care. ... Read more

International Day of the Midwife

04/05/12

On Saturday the 5th of May, Health Poverty Action is celebrating International Day of the Midwife. For this special day we would like to share with you two short films about the challenges of maternal health in Myanmar and how ... Read more

How to Live Below the Line…

On Monday the 7th of May, the Live Below the Line challenge officially starts. However, some people have decided to take the challenge early. We spoke to one of our participants, Lizzie Helps who took the challenge starting Sunday the ... Read more



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