Live Below The Line 2012

Last May I joined thousands of people around the world through taking part in an innovative, inspiring and challenging campaign - Live Below The Line. The challenge? Spend 5 days feeding yourself with £1 a day – the UK equivalent of the extreme poverty line. What's the point? It gives a glimpse into the lives of 1.4 … Continue reading Live Below The Line 2012

Live Below The Line

This piece was originally written by myself for the Development In Action blog. The original can be found here: http://developmentinaction.wordpress.com/2011/07/27/live-below-the-line/ Over the past couple of weeks the world has stared in shock as we see famine and drought take a hold on the Horn of Africa once more. Sadly this is not the first time we have … Continue reading Live Below The Line

Part of the Problem? Or Part Of The Solution?

Last Wednesday, at the height of the main Live Below The Line week, a presentation was given in The House Of Lords, led by the incredibly eloquent and passionate Hugh Evans, who is the co-founder of The Global Poverty Project. He was joined by the other Live Below The Line partners in presenting to The … Continue reading Part of the Problem? Or Part Of The Solution?