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Welcome to Tearfund Action's story space! Here you'll find updates on how our campaigns are tackling poverty around the world, stories from our supporters and partners, and plenty of inspiration about how you can make a difference today.


  • Plastic Free July

    To celebrate Plastic Free July, Jack shares his top tips for reducing your reliance on plastic and beginning the journey to a zero-waste lifestyle.

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  • Let's talk rubbish

    To mark the launch of our Rubbish campaign, we decided to take the issue right to the companies doorstep. Hannah shares her experience of heading to the headquarters of Coca-Cola, Nestlé, PepsiCo and Unilever.

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  • Trash to Treasure

    Hannah Hughes is spending three months volunteering in Bangladesh with Tearfund Go. Together with the youth in the local community they are transforming how plastic waste is collected and recycled.

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  • A Rubbish Blog

    You heard us right. Our world has a rubbish problem, and it’s hitting people living in poverty the hardest. Learn more about our latest campaign.

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  • a light bulb

    Light up the darkness

    Sarah Edwards reflects on the achievements of our campaign for more investment in off-grid renewable energy.

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  • A march with a placard saying 'There is no planet B'

    Striking out for change

    Sarah Edwards reflects on the school strikes and how they can inspire us to take action.

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  • Priya, hospital volunteer in a Nepal

    Let there be light

    This World Health Day, Priya’s story reminds us of the health workers across the world facing critical problems caused by lack of power.

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