Barbara Stocking

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Name: Barbara Stocking
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

How the development sector works

It is perhaps difficult and mostly improbable to perceive whether any job can be as satisfying as one that relies mainly on contributing towards others. It is widely perceived by most of the people that jobs in the non-profit sector are low-paying and ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Largest ever Cambridge Festival of Ideas launches on Monday

The Festival of Ideas, now in its seventh year, will run for two weeks until 2 November with events - most of them free - ranging from exhibitions, cinema screenings, debates, immersive performances, participatory workshops and concerts.The Festival is ... [Published Noodls - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 2 reports

Oxfam boss to ask 'Is there enough for all of us?' at open lecture

PA264/14The former Chief Executive of Oxfam GB, Dame Barbara Stocking DBE, is to deliver the annual Papplewick Pumping Station lecture at The University of Nottingham next week.Dame Barbara led major humanitarian responses during her 12 years at the global ... [Published University of Nottingham Communications - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Sherborne Girls met Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock of BBC Sky at Night

Sherborne Girls Helena Barham, Sophie Wong, Lucy Sewell, Emily Williams, Emily Dillon and Maya Vlahovic all attended the Murray Edwards Women in Science Symposium.Comments (0)PUPILS from Sherborne Girls met leading female professors at an event aimed ... [Published Western Gazette - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Giving to charity: Are we getting as good as we give?

The Timperley Boneshakers rejoice in the description "a non-competitive social cycling group". They meet twice a week at the Hare & Hounds in a suburb of south Manchester. Later this month, they will set out on their annual charity ride. Their last four ... [Published The Independent - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Oxfam posts £24m surplus for last year

Increase in donations and other income, tighter controls on costs and lower spending on humanitarian disasters bolster finances Oxfam was involved in helping survivors of typhoon Haiyan, which devasted the city of Tacloban in the Philippines last year. ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 11 2014 - 1 reports

Oxfam facing charity watchdog probe over anti-cuts campaign

Oxfam tweeted a faux film poster, showing dark storm clouds over a broiling sea, under the words in red: "The Perfect Storm". One of Britain’s leading aid charities is facing an inquiry by the charity watchdog after it attacked the Government’s austerity ... [Published Telegraph - Jun 10 2014]
Entities: Oxfam, Food Bank, Charity

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How the development sector works [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Oct 23 2014]
Largest ever Cambridge Festival of Ideas launch... [Published Noodls - Oct 17 2014]
Oxfam boss to ask 'Is there enough for all of u... [Published University of Nottingham Communications - Oct 16 2014]
16.10 - Oxfam boss to ask 'Is there enough for ... [Published MyScience - Oct 16 2014]
Sherborne Girls met Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock of ... [Published Western Gazette - Oct 06 2014]
Giving to charity: Are we getting as good as we... [Published The Independent - Sep 09 2014]
Oxfam posts £24m surplus for last year [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 30 2014]
Oxfam facing charity watchdog probe over anti-c... [Published Telegraph - Jun 10 2014]
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