In another example, Neil Bartlett and Kate Pullinger’s Letter to an Unknown Soldier created a literary memorial that thousands of people, including many schoolchildren, contributed to. The huge impact of these works shows that, while we can never capture the horror of war, there is a place in our society for art to help us remember and engage with the past.Jenny WaldmanDirector of 14-18 NOW … [Read more...] about Contemporary war memorials can still communicate with us
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The reasons cited for carrying out FGM are complex. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), FGM in some communities is "associated with cultural ideals of femininity and modesty, which include the notion that girls are clean and beautiful after removal of body parts that are considered unclean, unfeminine and male." The WHO also claimed that some communities believe that the practice "reduces a woman's libido and therefore [is] believed to help her resist extramarital sexual acts." … [Read more...] about Where does the Arab world stand on female genital mutilation?
“Young people like the fact they can talk to a counsellor either instantly, or within 10 minutes, for up to an hour in the evenings. They love that immediacy”, said Aaron Sefi, the research and evaluation director at XenZone, the company behind Kooth. … [Read more...] about UK teenagers turn to mobile apps to help with mental ill health
"Child refugees of the 1930s and 40s tell of stories of abuse and neglect in their early years after arrival as institutions tried to cope with finding suitable placements for those who had arrived unaccompanied, and educational and psychological support for all child refugees, including those who fled with their equally traumatised families." … [Read more...] about Holocaust survivors stories ‘could help’ child refugees