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18th August 2017

As Women’s Equality Day is celebrated on 26th August 2017, the question of why gender equality is important seems to be returning to the fore of the global agenda for change. Worldwide, most countries recognize that equal rights should exist between men and women, and many have produced regulations intended to fight discrimination. Most would...

14th August 2017

We wanted to know what women had to say about wearing make up, how wearing it makes them feel and what they'd tell their teenage self.

  • How often do you wear make up?
  • When did you start wearing make up?
  • How do you feel when you are wearing make up?
  • How attractive do you feel when you are wearing make up?...
9th August 2017

acet UK CEO Sarah Smith has written a book for 11-14 year olds called “A Guide to Growing Up” which is a Christian perspective on puberty, sex and God. We asked Sarah to tell us a bit more about her book:

Why did you decide to write “A Guide to Growing Up”?

It was when I was living in Uganda (when I was sitting on a...

9th August 2017

Your gifts make a difference in so many people’s lives – here are some stories from the projects, featured in our latest newsletter, which our supporters' donations help make possible.

Relationships and sex education in the UK

Thanks to our donors' support, thousands of young people are being reached across the UK with positive...

13th July 2017

In 2015, the Oxford English Dictionary made 

28th June 2017

It’s that wonderful time of year again when we all become tennis fans, get the strawberries and cream in, and maybe even dust off our own rackets and have a game. Yes, it’s Wimbledon time. For many of us, playing tennis will mean a casual knock about with no great importance placed upon the result, while the top pros at Wimbledon have a lot...

21st June 2017

How many selfies do you have on your phone? Today is National Selfie Day, and love them or hate them, you’ve probably taken at least one selfie in your lifetime (some of you, at least one in the last 5 minutes). But what’s the big deal with selfies? Since the creation of the camera phone, people have been snapping pics of themselves and sending...

10th May 2017

A new app called 'Gallery Guardian' has been launched, responding to the risks involved with young people sending or receiving explicit photos. The app scans through every image a child takes or receives on their device then, using an image recognition...