Lessons from Nov 2018 - Feb 2019

UN in record aid appeal for Yemen

28th February - "Harder"
The United Nations has launched an appeal to raise $4.2 billion in aid to help alleviate the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.

School children go on strike for climate

26th February - "Easier"
School children around the world have been going on strike. They are unhappy that their governments are doing too little to fight climate change.




Japan prepares for many foreign workers

11th December - "Easier"
Japan is changing its immigration policy because it needs workers. Japan is an aging society. This means it does not have enough workers.

UAE passport world's 'most powerful'

9th December - "Harder"
The passport of the United Arab Emirates has risen to the top spot on the list of the world's most powerful passports.




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