Dear Letter to Friends Around the World,
I learned a lot from your Letter n°92.
Mr Joseph: "We didn't know what we should do. We were trying, searching, learning. Everybody's bravery and intelligence combined."
Blaise N: "If you have capacities, then you can do something. It's a powerful lever that...
The phrase child-poverty is without meaning for many people. There is no shivering associated with it for the ones who remotely know its meaning. Many think that all of it is the parents’ responsibility. And for sure, it is not part of the responsibilities of others. Yes, that is a good excuse.
“Why does one give birth if they can...
Luis C. has created a project for men who have experienced exclusion and addiction. Recognising that there was nowhere for them to go when they left rehabilitation centres, he rented a house to welcome them and help them to move on.
I started by consulting people who lived and worked in the street, and visiting rehab centres. I thought it was...
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Everybody knows that the fight against extreme poverty and the fight against climate change are linked.
It is the poorest people that suffer most from the consequences of climate disruption (although their carbon footprint is the lowest). However, there is less awareness that they are sometimes also the...
Thank you for your kind thoughts. I will go through your newsletters that you have sent me and see how I can get involved. Nepal has experienced earthquakes and certain sections of the country are homeless. They're in the midst of poverty as people need rehoused. Some are resorting to selling their organs, it can be this bad...