15 March 2021

SDG Progress Report 2016-2020

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted in September 2015 as a successor to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The SDGs list 17 goals and 169 targets, covering 2016 to 2030. Achieving these goals would reduce global poverty and inequality so that no one is left behind. The COVID-19 pandemic however, presents a real obstacle […]

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8 March 2021

International Women’s Day with Hyejoung Yang, Director of Good Neighbours UK

Written by Sorina Antonescu It began with a simple idea – that on International Women’s Day we would celebrate the women of the world and all their incredible achievements. When it came to choosing our hero, we didn’t look far. Hyejoung Yang was right here, steering our Good Neighbours UK team out of the murky […]

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8 February 2021

Good Neighbours Global Response to Covid-19

Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was first reported in December 2019, the disease has spread worldwide at an astonishing rate. In just nine months, the cumulative total number of confirmed patients has exceeded 28 million, with a total death count of 908,000 (as of September 10, 2020). The pandemic has not […]

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5 January 2021

When girls’ dreams come true: Tione’s story of becoming a qualified nurse

      This is the real Tione – A now aspiring twenty year old who never stopped dreaming of becoming a nurse. As a young girl she was inspired to follow in the footsteps of the medical staff working at the Good Neighbours Annual Medical Check-up, who looked after Tione and her community. The practical, […]

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