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November 16, 2021
A man wearing an All We Can branded tshirt and dark jacket and scarf pictured in a crowd of people, on a rainy day in Glasgow.

All We Can’s Director of Public Engagement, Steve Adams, reflects on the team’s experience at COP26 – and explores what this means for our local partners around the world. It was wonderful for its variety, but disappointing for its lack of diversity. Many, many, many people groups most affected by the issues discussed were absent. […]

October 6, 2021
A cartoon graphic of people holding banners. One banner contains the Climate Justice for All Logo.

As COP26 approaches, we hear from Mollie Pugmire – one of the Climate Justice for All team. In this blog, she shares what the team are doing in the run-up to COP26 – and how British Methodists can have their say.  Climate Justice for All (CJ4A) is a youth-led Methodist campaign to mobilise the global […]

July 15, 2021
Bernard, in a red top and dark trousers, waves as he cycles on an adapted cargo bike.

Today marks a little known awareness day – World Youth Skills Day. In 2014, the UN General Assembly declared 15 July a celebration of the importance of ‘equipping young people with the skills for employment, decent work and entrepreneurship.’ As an estimated one in six young people globally are out of work due to the […]

June 2, 2021
Close up of bicycle handlebars side by side.

World Bicycle Day, held every year on 3 June, is a chance for nations across the globe to recognise the ‘simple, affordable, reliable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means of transportation‘ that is the bicycle. Over the past year, All We Can has been celebrating the enormous potential of the humble bike to help families […]

May 20, 2021
Esther, wearing a purple fleece and red hat, reaches up in to a tree to check a community beehive.

Most of us probably have mixed feelings about bees: we love the taste of honey, but we know the pain of being stung.  Meanwhile, increasingly, we will have heard that they are good for the planet – something which is particularly celebrated on 20 May – World Bee Day! In fact, as the reality of […]

May 14, 2021
R-R: Harriet, Andrew, Florence (holding Mariam) and David stand outside their home in Butagaya.

Did you know that May 15 marks International Day of Families? Every year since 1993, the UN has recognised the problems and needs of families across the globe on this day – and helped bring people together to find solutions to these issues. Together with its local partners, All We Can works to help vulnerable […]

April 12, 2021
Fikerte, wearing a pink striped top, pink headscarf and blue wrap, holds two chickens outside her home in Ethiopia.

Royce Warner, from the Bangor and Holyhead Methodist Circuit, recently helped organise an innovative fundraising opportunity within the Circuit to support the work of All We Can. In this blog, he shares his experiences.  Covid-19 is without a doubt one of the most life-changing events in living memory. Very little of our day-to-day lives has […]

February 19, 2021

February 20 is World Day of Social Justice – a day marked by the United Nations to celebrate developments in social justice, and plan for the journey that must still be taken to achieve a just, fair, and equitable society for all. The United Nations recognises that ‘social development and social justice are indispensable for […]

January 28, 2021
A church, with a palm tree pictured to the left, on a sunny day

The call to social justice – to ‘defend the oppressed, take up the cause of the fatherless, and plead the case of the widow’ (Isaiah 1.17) – lies at the core of the church’s mission. Across the globe, churches have unique strengths that enable them to make an important contribution to seeing ‘every person’s potential fulfilled’. […]

January 21, 2021

You can be a part of the change that is happening – for families and communities around the world, and in your own journey with God. You can download your copy of a daily devotional for Lent 2021 below, or order a physical copy, for you to use at home, in small groups or with […]

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