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Interviews

Paul Taylor: Entering the unknown (part 2)

In Part 2 of our chat with RE:ACT Operations Response Manager Paul Taylor, we discuss some of the dangers and leadership challenges when responding to disasters.

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Alex Whitty 11th September 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins

Stories

How RE:ACT partnered with other charities to help vulnerable communities fight food poverty during Covid-19

Learn how RE:ACT joined forces with FareShare South West and British Red Cross to enable vital emergency food to reach isolated and vulnerable communities in Devon and Cornwall.

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Alex Whitty 09th September 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 1 min

Interviews

Paul Taylor: Entering the unknown (part 1)

What’s it like to be one of the first international responders at the scene of a natural disaster? We spoke to RE:ACT Operations Response Manager Paul Taylor, veteran of nine international disaster emergency responses, to find out.

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Alex Whitty 04th September 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins

Press Releases

RE:ACT helps tech donation scheme supporting isolated and disadvantaged in Nottingham

RE:ACT volunteers in Nottingham are helping a pioneering initiative set up by Business in the Community (BITC)’s National Business Response Network (NBRN), in partnership with Boots.

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Alex Whitty 27th August 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins

Interviews

General Sir Nick Parker: What the future holds for RE:ACT and the charity sector after Covid-19

The world has changed a great deal since the arrival of the Covid-19 pandemic and RE:ACT has evolved a tremendous amount since launching its Covid response. So what does RE:ACT Chairman General Sir Nick Parker make of these changes, and what comes next?

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Angus Tookey 14th August 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins

Press Releases

RE:ACT joins with other charities to tackle food poverty

A team of RE:ACT volunteers has been running an emergency food distribution centre in Exeter with FareShare South West and British Red Cross.

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Alex Whitty 03rd August 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins

RE:flections

Op RE:ACT: Reigniting the passion for helping others

Veteran volunteer and employee of RE:ACT partner BlackRock, Andy Jack, explains how much it means to be able to make a direct contribution to fighting COVID-19.

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Andy Jack 28th July 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins

Interviews

Kate Holt: Humanitarian lessons from the front line

As we mark 100 days of our Covid-19 response, we sat down with trustee and renowned photojournalist Kate Holt, to talk about her work in the humanitarian sector and what the future brings for RE:ACT.

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Angus Tookey 08th July 2020 Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins

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