The Giving Food Truck Arrives!

The Giving Food Truck Arrives!

Every day refugees arrive in Lesvos cold, tired and hungry. Food is comfort, it’s survival, and above all it’s love. The Giving Food Truck is a mobile truck run by amazing volunteers who tirelessly provide thousands of healthy hot meals to feed the needy 24/7. The volunteer-run food trucks sources their ingredients locally, which is a great way to boost the economy in Lesvos and support local farmers. And you […]

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September Guest Editor – Jürgen Griesbeck

September Guest Editor – Jürgen Griesbeck

This month is very special to us and not just for the theme, which we believe in strongly, but also for something different that we decided to do this September.We are so proud Jürgen Griesbeck, one of the most important men in the world of football today has taken over Better Awards this month! He helps over 2 000 000 kids to have a better life every year and has won […]

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September: Better #Football

September: Better #Football

How many times have we heard the neighbours scream across the hallway when a football game is on? World Cup madness, millions of fans going crazy over such a simple thing – just a couple of guys pushing around a ball. However this game has evolved so much over the years and its fan base is now around 3,5 billion people!! Thats almost a half of all world citizens..! Now having that in […]

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Better Awards #Health

Better Awards #Health

Health related illnesses or issues is an always-present struggle faced by the people of the world where ever they might be. There are thousands of organisations, projects and products helping to spread awareness and solve the health related matters in the world. In fact, improving areas like sanitation, water supply, personal hygiene and management of water resources could prevent nearly 10 percent of diseases and 6.3 percent of all deaths […]

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Water is….

Water is….

The importance of water

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Editor’s Note Better #Drinks

Editor’s Note Better #Drinks

Grabbing a juice from the fridge, putting the kettle on for a cup of tea or running for a cuppa coffee before going to work… we don’t question the availability or the safety of it.

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Better Awards #Education winners

Better Awards #Education winners

Better Awards Winners of February #Education theme

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Universal Primary Education – Time to make stock by Robert Verboon

Vice President of NGO Kwasa is making stock of the UN Millennium Development Goals in the rural areas of South Africa.

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Jessie Duan empowers women with ‘Girls Teaching Girls To Code’

Jessie Duan empowers women with ‘Girls Teaching Girls To Code’

Coding, computer science, maths, how do these subjects empower women around the world? Jessie Duan explains…

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Q&A with president of Kwasa – an NGO that contributes to better education in Africa

Q&A with president of Kwasa – an NGO that contributes to better education in Africa

Meet Robert Verboon, president of Kwasa, an NGO that supports local organizations in Africa. One of their focus points is getting people, young and old, an education. Robert and his team of volunteers dedicate a great deal of their lives to help individuals to grow out of poverty, and they do it with passion. Better Awards was curious to find out why many Africans are deprived from education, what the hurdles […]

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