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Youth Achievement Awards 2014

Written by Oliver Davies and Robin Marsh Wednesday, 02 July 2014 18:31 In an event packed with inspirational stories and aspirational youth one of the highlights was the Youth Achievement Award presented to the 2014 winner of ‘The Voice’, Jermain Jackman. He explained to the full  Parliament Committee Room 14, that he wants to make…

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Breaking the Slave Chain

Around 20.9 million people worldwide are victims of bonded labour. 27% of these victims are children. This needs to stop. On the 29th of September Youth UPF and SOAS ABSoc will hold a lively discussion with Humphrey Hawksley (International BBC Correspondent), Hannah Bruce (The Ethical Trade Initiative) and Ruth Dearnley (Stop The Traffik) at SOAS,…

Hawksley sharing out of his life

An Evening With Humphrey Hawksley

By Lauren Turner Humphrey Hawksley is the author of numerous books, the international correspondent for the BBC, and has been in the Navy. As such many were curious to hear what he had to say with regards to his career and the path that he took to get to where he is today at our…

Group discussion and sharing

We met and changed

For the Project Blog creatingchange2013.wordpress.com. Fotos: Thomas König. 36 young people from the United Kingdom, Finland, Austria, Italy, Malta, Tunisia, Egypt, Israel and Palestine gathered from October 20th – 27th to share experiences and explore perspectives on what “real social change” is. This meant incubator spirit and visible results. The first 3 ½ days were dedicated…