About Helen Lock

Helen is a content writer at Global Citizen

Stories

  1. Article: 10 Bold Ideas for Climate Action That Are Actually Pretty Achievable

    10 Bold Ideas for Climate Action That Are Actually Pretty Achievable

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Helen Lock|Oct. 14, 2019

    A climate helpline and paid holiday to fight climate change are among the suggested ideas. Read more

  2. Article: A Pop-Up Museum in London Highlights the Stories of People Struggling With Mental Illness

    A Pop-Up Museum in London Highlights the Stories of People Struggling With Mental Illness

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 14, 2019

    The Museum of Lost and Found Potential wants to put a face to mental health statistics. Read more

  3. Article: Twenty UK Universities Just Joined Forces to Buy Their Energy From Wind Farms

    Twenty UK Universities Just Joined Forces to Buy Their Energy From Wind Farms

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 8, 2019

    The institutions have signed a 10-year deal with renewable energy companies. Read more

  4. Article: These Are the Most Impoverished Places in England: Data

    These Are the Most Impoverished Places in England: Data

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 2, 2019

    Nine out of 10 towns and cities with the most deprivation are in the north. Read more

  5. Article: UN Climate Report Reveals 'Worst Case' Sea Level Scenario Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    UN Climate Report Reveals 'Worst Case' Sea Level Scenario Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 25, 2019

    In a worst case scenario, sea levels could now rise by up to 1.1 metres by 2100. Read more

  6. Article: An Innovative Tap-to-Donate Scheme Launches to Fight Homelessness in Bristol

    An Innovative Tap-to-Donate Scheme Launches to Fight Homelessness in Bristol

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 23, 2019

    People will be able to tap their cards to send £3 directly to charities. Read more

  7. Feature: Inside the London Private Members' Club Staffed by People Overcoming Homelessness

    Inside the London Private Members' Club Staffed by People Overcoming Homelessness

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 20, 2019

    The central London venue is celebrating five years of impact. Read more

  8. Article: 70% of Britons Support a Ban on Single-Use Plastics: Poll

    70% of Britons Support a Ban on Single-Use Plastics: Poll

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 20, 2019

    And more than half of Gen Z shoppers buy second-hand clothes. Read more

  9. Article: David Attenborough Will be the Face of UK's New Landmark Study Into Biodiversity

    David Attenborough Will be the Face of UK's New Landmark Study Into Biodiversity

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 18, 2019

    His role will be to promote academics' recommendations around the world. Read more

  10. Feature: Extinction Rebellion Has a Powerful Message for Insiders at London Fashion Week

    Extinction Rebellion Has a Powerful Message for Insiders at London Fashion Week

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 13, 2019

    It's the perfect time to highlight the devastating environmental impact of the fashion industry. Read more