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Keeping children safe

Keeping Children Safe

Unicef is the world’s leading organisation for children. They work in over 190 countries, supply life-saving food, medicine and clean water. They provide children with safe places to learn and play.

How to help

Saving Lives

€700 could buy a water pump to provide essential clean, safe drinking water for a village or school/

Spread the word

Spread the Word

Include @Unicef UK in your Facebook posts and #TeamUnicef on Twitter. The more you talk about your fundraising, the more people will donate, so make sure you publicise what you’re doing.

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Journal

Spring water

What Happened?

It’s been 6 months since my last journal entry, given that back in November, I figured that most of my posts would be from on the road in Iran, Turkmenistan, …

9,000 km of Silk Route

The Way is Long but Rewarding

I’ve looked at the maps, studied the countries, cities and regions along the way, I’ve more or less determined the bureaucratic requirements of visas and customs, and now I have …

Map of Eurasia and Africa showing trade networks, c. 870

Epic

It’s not until you sit down in front of a map and some paper to plan out your journey that it hits you – you realize you’re making the most …

Dreaming of the Maghreb

Some previous journeys

Films

Mount Erciyes
Kayseri
Morocco
Turkey, Armenia and Georgia