About Helen Lock

Helen is a content writer at Global Citizen

Stories

  1. Article: 5 Beautiful Love Letters From Young Global Citizens About Vaccines
    AdvocacyHealth

    5 Beautiful Love Letters From Young Global Citizens About Vaccines

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Helen Lock|Feb. 14, 2020

    "Vaccines = Love." Read more

  2. Article: Ryanair’s Adverts Were Just Banned for Being Misleading About Carbon Emissions

    Ryanair’s Adverts Were Just Banned for Being Misleading About Carbon Emissions

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 5, 2020

    It's really important to be holding "greenwashing" to account. Read more

  3. Article: Prime Minister Boris Johnson Calls for an Overhaul of UK Aid Spending
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    Prime Minister Boris Johnson Calls for an Overhaul of UK Aid Spending

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 29, 2020

    It could move UK aid away from poverty alleviation in favour of the UK's own interests. Read more

  4. Article: Britain's Government Has Pledged Not to Spend Aid on Coal. But Is the Pledge All It Seems?
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    Britain's Government Has Pledged Not to Spend Aid on Coal. But Is the Pledge All It Seems?

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 29, 2020

    Boris Johnson announced UK aid will support low-carbon alternatives instead. Read more

  5. Article: Model Arizona Muse Shares Her Top Tips on Making Fashion Sustainable

    Model Arizona Muse Shares Her Top Tips on Making Fashion Sustainable

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 28, 2020

    From how to buy second-hand to "adventurous" renting. Read more

  6. Article: The UK Promises Not to Eliminate Its Overseas Aid Department After Action From Charities
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    The UK Promises Not to Eliminate Its Overseas Aid Department After Action From Charities

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 15, 2020

    But the department could still lose its Secretary of State leadership, concerning aid advocates. Read more

  7. Article: Britons Will Emit More Carbon in Two Weeks Than People in These African Countries Will in a Year

    Britons Will Emit More Carbon in Two Weeks Than People in These African Countries Will in a Year

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 7, 2020

    Almost 80% of Brits said they were likely to take actions to reduce their carbon footprint. Read more

  8. Article: The UK Just Dropped 6 Spots in World Gender Equality Rankings

    The UK Just Dropped 6 Spots in World Gender Equality Rankings

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 19, 2019

    It will take 99 years to close the global gender gap at the current rate, the analysis found. Read more

  9. Article: We’re Shouting Out the Importance of Vaccines in an Advert Right Next to London's Houses of Parliament
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    We’re Shouting Out the Importance of Vaccines in an Advert Right Next to London's Houses of Parliament

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 18, 2019

    We want to make sure politicians are reminded to fund vaccines while on their way to work. Read more

  10. Article: This London Road Is Set to Become the UK’s First Zero-Emission Street

    This London Road Is Set to Become the UK’s First Zero-Emission Street

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 18, 2019

    Petrol and diesel cars will be banned for 18 months on the street in a bid to improve air quality. Read more