Refugees & Asylum Seekers

2020-07-23T14:06:30+01:00July 23rd, 2020|General, Thematic Spotlight|

Refugees and asylum seekers are already some of the most vulnerable members of society, COVID-19, therefore, represents a crisis on top of a crisis. One-third of the world’s internally displaced population live in the 10 countries most at-risk to COVID-19, which paints a start picture for the urgent need for increased international giving.

Bereavement

2020-07-03T10:32:10+01:00July 2nd, 2020|General, Thematic Spotlight|

Some estimates suggest that the number of deaths directly from, or related to, COVID-19 could be as high as 60,000 already. For many who have lost loved ones during the pandemic, the effects have been magnified by not being able to say goodbye to loved ones

Data

2020-06-05T14:51:15+01:00May 29th, 2020|General, Thematic Spotlight|

Data will sit at the heart of the recovery phase of the covid crisis. Organisations are already working to establish collaborative efforts to collect and utilise data effectively over the coming months.

Children and Young People

2020-05-29T17:21:22+01:00May 29th, 2020|General, Thematic Spotlight|

Following the Big Night In, Children in Need is coordinating a sector wide response for children and young people affected by COVID-19. As part of this work, they are setting up both pooled and aligned funds under a shared strategy to enable philanthropists and foundations to contribute collaboratively [...]