Thursday 3 December, 2015 To coincide with today's UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD) the Department for International Development (DFID) is publishing its revised 'Disability Framework' – first developed a year ago today. Motivation alongside the international development community welcomes this revised framework as it moves DFID a step closer towards realising its ambition to ensure that all of its development programme
The British love of gardening is well-known. Plants and flowers were enjoyed both indoors and out. As botany was a popular hobby during the time of the Victorians, it stands to reason that enjoying their tropical surroundings would be quite a prevalent activity in many British Colonial households.