Angela Burton — portfolio

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Key pieces of work covering a range of different issues include:

ActionAid UK: editing policy and media reports (see list below), and writing and editing fundraising and campaigns copy. Regular contributor/sub-editor for ActionAid's supporter magazine, Action. Recently edited reports include:

ActionAid International: writing annual reviews (2011, 2012).

AMREF UK: writing copy for newly launched website (2007) and 2007 annual review.

Burma Campaign UK: former editor of Metta, the organisation's twice-yearly supporter magazine.

CAFOD (Catholic Agency for Overseas Development): writing annual reports, campaign and fundraising literature, and much of the core content for CAFOD's website relaunch in 2004. Most recently I wrote the print materials for CAFOD's new campaign on extractive industries, Unearth Justice.

ChildLine (now merged with NSPCC): writing case studies for use in fundraising and campaign materials. 

Christian Aid: Former staff editor of quarterly magazine Christian Aid News (circulation 350,000), and (as a freelance), writing and editing reports (see below), annual reviews, fundraising, educational and campaigns literature. Copy editing work includes:

Commission for Social Care Inspection: editing the stakeholder information pack for the new healthcare regulator in England and Wales.

Concern: writing content for the Unheard voices campaign for small farmers in developing countries.

The Consumers' Association/Which?: editing reports and copy for new campaign website on a range of issues - healthcare, personal finance, food, endowments, estate agents. Also wrote a 'jargon buster' for personal finance section of website.

Healthlink WorldWide: writing a report-back for the UK government's Department for International Development (DfID) on a programme of initiatives in the field of disability and healthcare technology – Disability Knowledge and Research programme.

The Forster Company (campaigning communications agency): co-writing the 'Use your head, teach' recruitment pack for the Teacher Training Agency; writing booklets on drug use and families for Adfam; work also undertaken for Save the Children UK and a mental health toolkit for the Department of Health.

Fairtrade Foundation: editing and producing media report for Fairtrade Fortnight 2012.

Forum for the Future: editing the Future leaders' survey and Creating the big shift.

Friends of the Earth: writing a booklet on environmental justice.

HelpAge International (now Age UK): regular writer for supporter magazine, Sponsor a grandparent news.

Labour Party's Agenda Magazine: writing regular features for 'profile' page on local council leaders.

Lewisham Council: sub-editing the council's magazine, Lewisham Life.

Merlin (medical relief agency): writing content for supporter magazine Response and writing the 2009 annual review.

Marie Curie Cancer Care: regular features and news writer for monthly newspaper, Marie Curie People

New Philanthropy Capital: editing a report on children and disability

No More Breast Cancer: editing Breast cancer: an environmental disease. The case for primary prevention.

Responding to Conflict: editing corporate prospectus.

Sightsavers International: writing web copy content on eye conditions, and copy for the 2007 annual review.

UNFPA: copy editing School-based sexuality education programmes: a cost and cost-effectiveness analysis in six countries.

World Health Organization (in association with partners such as the International Federation of the Red Cross and UNICEF):

Last updated October 2013


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