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Empowering our Youth

Ultimately, today, young people aged 10 to 24 make up one quarter of the world’s population. It is the motivations and aspirations of the youth today that will shape the future. What is Youth Empowerment? Youth empowerment is a process whereby young people obtain the ability, authority, and agency to form decisions and implement change…

The Local Foodbank Crisis

Hello all! My name is Joe, and I am one of the Intern’s on the Go Local Campaign this month. The Go Local Campaign, as I am sure you all know, is aimed at targeting local charities, because COVID has highlighted to us all that going local is more important than ever. ‘A YouGov poll…

It’s time to talk periods!

Here at Studenteer, we have collabarated with theperiodtalks.co.uk to raise awareness of period poverty. Period Talk is a platform created to normalise period talk. www.theperiodtalks.co.uk @theperiodtalks What Period poverty is: Period poverty is the lack of access to sanitary products, menstrual hygiene education, toilets, handwashing facilities, and waste management. These detrimental impacts, along with many…

Mental Health Awareness

Our creative arts intern, Greta, wrote this piece to raise awareness surrounding mental health, an issue that has become even more important over this past year. Although mental illnesses such as OCD, Depression or Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) are extremely important to talk about and de-stigmatise, it is also crucial that we acknowledge that everyone…