About Dean Bowen

Dean Bowen is London-based writer and illustrator with a passion for using art to champion human rights. He is currently working as a content creator for Global Citizen's Europe team.

Stories

  1. Article: Why Black Lives Matter Is a Global Issue
    Citizenship

    Why Black Lives Matter Is a Global Issue

    By Dean Bowen|July 18, 2016

    Black lives matter, everyday, everywhere. Read more

  2. Article: This Baton Rouge Protest Photo Shows Power of Peaceful Resistance
    Citizenship

    This Baton Rouge Protest Photo Shows Power of Peaceful Resistance

    By Dean Bowen|July 11, 2016

    In a week of extraordinary violence this image reminds of us of the power of peace Read more

  3. Article: There's an underwater Gold Rush happening right now that you probably haven't heard of
    Environment

    There's an underwater Gold Rush happening right now that you probably haven't heard of

    By Dean Bowen|June 28, 2016

    Countries and corporations are racing to claim huge areas of the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian oceans Read more

  4. Article: UK Aid Women Girls
    Girls & Women

    This is how UK aid empowers girls around the world

    By Yosola Olorunshola  and  Dean Bowen|June 10, 2016

    UK Aid helps girls break the gender equality barrier Read more

  5. Article: Rapper FGM Senegal
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Senegalese rapper fighting to end FGM for good

    By Dean Bowen|June 1, 2016

    Senegalese rappers, DJs and community leaders are uniting to overcome FGM once and for all. Read more

  6. Article: Child refugees Greece education pencil
    Education

    Child refugees in Greece have been denied so much education that many of them ‘cannot even hold a pencil’

    By Dean Bowen|May 25, 2016

    Child refugees stranded in Greece have been out of school for on average 1.5 years Read more

  7. Article: 5 barriers we need to smash to unlock a girl's potential
    Girls & Women

    5 barriers we need to smash to unlock a girl's potential

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Dean Bowen|May 25, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Girls in developing countries are less likely than boys to read, write, and do basic maths. Read more

  8. Article: Are tax havens economically justifiable? Not according to 300 leading economists
    Finance & Innovation

    Are tax havens economically justifiable? Not according to 300 leading economists

    By Dean Bowen|May 12, 2016

    Experts warn world leaders that tax havens sabotage poorest economies Read more

  9. Video: What if British children were plunged into a refugee crisis?
    Citizenship

    What if British children were plunged into a refugee crisis?

    By Dean Bowen|May 10, 2016

    This is what the refugee crisis looks like if it happened in the UK. Read more

  10. Article: GOOD NEWS! UK government agrees to accept vulnerable child refugees
    Citizenship

    GOOD NEWS! UK government agrees to accept vulnerable child refugees

    By Dean Bowen|May 4, 2016

    This is a win that global citizens have been working towards! Read more