By looking at 4 areas of struggle and comparing them with the UK, we'll try to explain why we support the projects we do.
The average monthly salary is around £560 in Russia. In the UK it's £2,674 (dependent on location) You might think these lower salaries mean life is cheaper in Russia - not so. While property can be, everyday items like food, clothes and toiletries are not significantly less, so an average Russian salary struggles to cover even the basics.
You are almost 6 times more likely to be homeless in Russia than here in the UK. Like anywhere, most cases of homelessness are due to poverty or family breakdowns. The statistics are worse possibly because the Rus