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|| An independent, national
charity assisting refugees in the UK. They help the most vulnerable
and disadvantaged people seeking asylum in the UK by giving
them free legal advice and representing them in their asylum
application. They also campaign for the fair treatment of refugees
in the UK.
||The organisation that licences the Fairtrade
Mark, raises awareness of Fairtrade issues and develops fair-trade
||A campaign to achieve trade justice,
reduce third world debt and deliver more and better aid
||The TJM campaigns for fundamental change
to the unjust rules and institutions governing international
trade so that trade is made to work for all
||The UK’s biggest Fairtrade company.
Learn about their work and order their catalogue
||A campaign to stop unfair trade agreements
called EPA’s that are weighted in favour of rich nations
at the expense of the poorest
||Christian Aid is an agency of the churches
in the UK and Ireland who work wherever the need is greatest
– irrespective of religion or race.
|| Did you really think you needed to
buy a pair of mocassins and a tepee to be an ethical consumer
? This magazine blows away the myths and helps you to think
before you buy.
||A quick and effective way to contact
your MP or MEP on important issues
|Other Interesting Links...
||Promotion company that organize
CCM music events in Northern Ireland
||A new portal for CCM in the UK &
Ireland: charts, downloads, forums and much more
||Another portal promoting Christian events,
conferences and festivals in the UK & Ireland
||As they say themselves: “A Sound
Vision for Changing Times”
||Festival, portal, all round inter-section
for all things Scottish, youth and faith
||Fair Trade Music and much more –
take a look and find out.
||A place where debate, questions and
answers abound in equal measure – a festival with a difference
||The best football club in the world
||First class firm specializing in media
reproduction and mastering
||God, life, Progressive culture, what
more could you need
||Steve Stockman’s show on BBC Radio
||A site run by Steve Stockman that delves
into the spiritual foundations of music from around the world
& Patrick Guitars
||The Canadian luthiers extrordinaire.
Great guitars, great sound
Acoustic Cafe, Edinburgh
||An excellent venue in Edinburgh that
focuses on CCM and makes a safe space for those on the margins
||Great new music in the acoustic/folk/roots
vein. They play a few of Gareth’s songs so they can’t
be bad !!
||Content to make you think, wonder, long
|Good & Friendly
||Superb Graphic/Web Design
company based in Scotland
||Recording Studio based in Motherwell,
||Outstanding photography company - highly
| We recommend the work of the following
|A non-profit organisation working in
Central America with well established projects in Guatemala,
Honduras, Nicaragua and Mexico. They provide help to Street
Children on a non institutionalised basis with a well proven
four stage programme. You can make a one-off online donation
to the work of Casa Alianza by visiting JustGiving.com
– it’s quick and efficient and Casa get the tax
back on your gift almost immediately. Thank you for your generous
|Uhuru Ministries seeks to provide Christian
ministry, and rehabilitative services (both residential and
non residential) to children (including orphans, street and
aids children) and others in need within the Republic of Kenya
and elsewhere. It aims to provide this in a manner which reflects
the principles of love and justice which are fundamental to
the Christian faith and accepted by many other people of goodwill.
|Heading West Music supports Fairtrade:
We would also like to encourage you to look out for everyday
products that carry the FAIRTRADE Mark. Don’t feel you
are powerless to act against injustice and poverty and deprivation.
Your everyday purchase choices could change and improve the
lives of many people around the world. Please consider buying
Fairtrade products - it will be a small cost to you but a huge
benefit to those who have little. To find out more please visit
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|An international relief and development
organisation working in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and
Asia. Our aim is to deliver relief aid, to create and support
long-term development projects and to empower local aid organisations
to carry on the work independently.
|The Christian Institute is a registered
charity that seeks to promote the Christian Faith in the United
|Heavenfield is a special place without
considering any of it’s historical significance or Christian
heritage. A small church a stone’s throw from Hadrian’s
Wall set on the brink of an escarpment looking over striking
views of Northumberland. It’s a place of peace and thoughtfulness.
A place to go and do what we find increasingly hard in our business
and rush – THINK & LISTEN.
It is also a place that plays upon the conscience, where
the meaning of life, why we are here and what we are do to
in response to what we find becomes hard to ignore. You can
find out more about the significance of Heavenfield on the
world wide web or by writing to the Friend’s of St Oswald’s
Church Heavenfield at: Heavenfield,
Newcastle Upon Tyne,