Tag Archives: charity work

Is climate change fuelling gender inequality?

Climate change is defined by the National Geographic as “a long-term alteration of temperature and typical weather patterns”, its impacts felt on a regional and global level, affecting everyone to a varying scale of degree. However, it is important to consider how women who face barriers due to not only their gender but factors including…

Young People in Politics: Can We All Make A Change?

According to many political leaders the answer to this question is a resounding ‘no’. The reason for this widely held belief is that young people have often been disengaged from politics because we feel the power to make change is simply out of our hands. This has led to decades of decision making where our…

Why do I volunteer?

Going Local from a young age… By Christopher Oldnall ‘Whilst I didn’t feed the thousands or create world peace, every time I went local in my volunteering, I did help someone.’ Volunteering is the act of an individual or group freely giving time and labour for community service. This is the first thing that comes…