About Helen Lock

Helen is a content writer at Global Citizen

Stories

  1. Article: Over 400,000 Volunteers Sign Up in Just One Day to Help Britain's NHS Tackle COVID-19

    Over 400,000 Volunteers Sign Up in Just One Day to Help Britain's NHS Tackle COVID-19

    By Helen Lock|March 25, 2020

    The UK government was aiming to reach 250,000 volunteers in total. Read more

  2. Article: What Coronavirus Means for Europe’s Refugees and How You Can Help

    What Coronavirus Means for Europe’s Refugees and How You Can Help

    By Helen Lock|March 25, 2020

    Refugees are particularly vulnerable to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

  3. Article: ICYMI: Here's Everyone Who Performed Live for 'Together At Home' This Weekend

    ICYMI: Here's Everyone Who Performed Live for 'Together At Home' This Weekend

    By Helen Lock|March 23, 2020

    We're still buzzing from the 12 incredible performances, all to support efforts against COVID-19. Read more

  4. Article: 8 Resources for Reliable Information About Coronavirus

    8 Resources for Reliable Information About Coronavirus

    By Helen Lock|March 20, 2020

    There is a lot of COVID-19 information out there, so here’s a guide to help combat the “infodemic”. Read more

  5. Article: 7  Beautiful Moments of Solidarity Against Coronavirus

    7 Beautiful Moments of Solidarity Against Coronavirus

    By Helen Lock|March 18, 2020

    Despite COVID-19, people have shown they haven't forgotten how to help each other out. Read more

  6. Article: Watch! John Legend Joins Artists Rallying Against Coronavirus Through 'Together At Home'

    Watch! John Legend Joins Artists Rallying Against Coronavirus Through 'Together At Home'

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Helen Lock|March 18, 2020

    Coronavirus means self-isolation, so stars are helping unify people around the world via Instagram. Read more

  7. Article: Coronavirus: 4 Lessons We Can Learn About Responding to a Global Health Crisis

    Coronavirus: 4 Lessons We Can Learn About Responding to a Global Health Crisis

    By Helen Lock|March 16, 2020

    From vaccine alliances to social safety nets, there's a lot we can learn for the future. Read more

  8. Feature: 9 Top Tips From UK Activists on How They Fight for Gender Equality Every Day

    9 Top Tips From UK Activists on How They Fight for Gender Equality Every Day

    By James Hitchings-HalesImogen Calderwood  and  Helen Lock|March 6, 2020

    What do we do now to turn conversations on gender inequality into concrete action? Read more

  9. Article: How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 25, 2020

    The UK aid-funded platform Energise Africa has helped 452,000 people switch from kerosine to solar. Read more

  10. Article: NHS Staff Can Refuse To Treat Racist Or Sexist Patients

    NHS Staff Can Refuse To Treat Racist Or Sexist Patients

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 20, 2020

    A staff survey has found a rise in physical attacks on staff. Read more