Author: Katie Baggott

Indian women participate in a rally to mark International Women's Day in Allahabad, India. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

#IWD – How Did Sunderland #PressForProgress?

International Women’s Day is an annual movement committed to challenging conscious and unconscious bias by calling for gender parity and valuing women and men’s contributions equally. This year, in our region, four entrepreneurial business colleagues who are passionate about the North East and championing the success of females in the […]

NSPCC Launches New Training Initiative

NSPCC Launches New Training Initiative

A new NSPCC training initiative has been launched to help local businesses spot children who are at risk of abuse and neglect. The ‘It’s Your Call’ training is designed to give local businesses and sole traders whose job involves visiting customer’s homes, the knowledge and confidence to recognise possible signs […]

Sunderland support World AIDS Day

Sunderland support World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day has been marked on December 1 every year since 1988 and is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection. The World AIDS Day 2017 campaign aims to “End isolation, end stigma and end HIV transmission” with the goal of […]