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Joking aside: the comedy co-op bringing laughter back to north-east England Felt Nowt, a not-for-profit organisation set up by a group of comics, is bringing laughter to communities that don’t have comedy clubs Arts Culture Social Enterprise Society
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Parklets, traffic-free zones and outdoor eating: how Covid is transforming our cities From Mumbai’s cycle councillors to New York’s al fresco dining boom, the pandemic has forced cities to get creative Innovation Lifestyle Society Travel
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What went right this week: defending democracy, plus more positive news Analysis suggested autocrats are losing power, the Philippines banned child marriage, and gorillas got a boost, plus more Democracy Environment Food Health Politics Society
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New issue of Positive News leads on the men who are helping end violence against women The issue also delves into resilience-building playgrounds, efforts to map the world’s fungal networks, slow homeware and wooden bicycles Editor's letter Media Society
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‘I’ve realised my dreams’: the refugee entrepreneurs who are thriving in the UK Research shows that refugees are a boon for host nations’ economies. We meet three who prospered with the help of a social enterprise Economics Innovation Society
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What went right this week: England’s rewilding plan, plus more positive news A nature recovery plan was announced for England, Denmark set a deadline for zero-emissions planes, plus more Conservation Environment Health Peace Science Society
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