Empowering Refugees Through Knitting

A Faroese knitwear company created women empowering projects in Peru and Jordan. Their purpose is to provide a culturally non-intimidating and reasonable salary for women with scarce money making choices. The company’s development work already took a step forward as they started employing female Syrian refugees in the outpost in Jordan and giving these refugees a chance to regain their freedom. There are presently more than 600,000 Syrian refugees affected by the continuing conflict within and outside Syria and most of which are female-headed families. These women in particular already…

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When Should You Visit Scotland?

You might be one of those plagued with the question when the best time is to visit Scotland? This will actually depend on you. There are so many things to do in Scotland whichever time of the year whether winter, summer, and fall or spring. You can do plenty of activities which are not dependent on the weather or season. The weather in Scotland can be changeable and is not likely to be very bad. Here are some things that you should have to know regarding the seasons in Scotland….

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Norwich Council Paid £50,000 Compensation

Last year, around 9 pedestrians have tripped while walking on Norwich and the council was forced to pay a total of £50,000 as compensation for tripping and falling. A warning was also released by the officers of the Norwich City Council regarding the diminishing funds in the City Hall which could further lead to the deterioration of the pavements. In the last year alone, there were 49 final claims who are involved in incidents such as falling and tripping. 40 of the claims were defended by the city council and…

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