Howard Lake | 20 July 2011 | News New CEO at the Fire Fighters Charity Tagged with: Management Recruitment / people AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The Fire Fighters Charity has appointed John Parry as its Chief Executive Officer. Parry has served with a number of fire brigades over the last 30 years, completing his serving career as Chief Fire Officer of Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service and Executive Officer with Oxfordshire County Council.The Fire Fighters Charity is available for all members of the fire service community during their times of need, assisting thousands of individuals every year by providing bespoke treatment and support services.The charity has three centres in Devon, Cumbria and West Sussex, offering rehabilitation programmes to eligible beneficiaries of the fire service community, as well as recuperation breakswww.firefighterscharity.org.uk 17 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
News July 6, 2020 Find out more North KoreaAsia – Pacific April 1, 2020 Find out more Links:The Citizens’ Alliance for North Korean Human RightsA government site to promote tourismThe government news agency KCNA News Help by sharing this information News The Internet officially does not exist in the world’s most isolated country, but a handful of privileged people are allowed to go online through the phone system or via satellite. The regime also uses the Internet for its own foreign communications and in early 2002 even set up a website (Arirang) to attract tourists.China hosts the official DPRKorea Infobank site (in Korean, English, Japanese and Chinese), that describes the delights of the North Korea. A dozen other official sites, including the government’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), are hosted in Japan or China. The KCNA site contains descriptions and articles about the “Dear Leader” Kim Jong-il and happy peasants and workers. There is no mention of the country’s famine situation.A North Korean scientific magazine, The World of Science, printed a diagram in 2000 showing a plan to instal filters between the Internet and the country’s Intranet to control material passing between the two.This ambiguous attitude to the Internet is denounced by human rights organisations using the Web to fight the repressive regime. One of the most active is the Citizens’ Alliance for North Korean Human Rights, which is based in South Korea and heavily involved in helping those who manage to escape from the country via China or Russia. Its site contains many reports on the situation. Receive email alerts Follow the news on North Korea Journalists face archaic sanction of capital punishment in some parts of the world November 18, 2019 Find out more to go further As doubt persists on North Korea’s “zero” coronavirus cases, RSF urges for transparency “Without independent journalism, this would be the news” – RSF’s new ad RSF_en Organisation June 18, 2003 – Updated on January 20, 2016 North Korea North KoreaAsia – Pacific Campaigns