About Imogen Calderwood

Imogen is content writer & editor at Global Citizen UK. A former global news journalist, Imogen has been flitting from Australia to Spain to India since graduating from the University of Warwick. She's also trying to read all the Booker Prize winners, so wish her luck because there are loads.

Stories

  1. Article: Meet the 5 Extraordinary Finalists for the 2019 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award

    Meet the 5 Extraordinary Finalists for the 2019 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 12, 2019

    You can vote for the Cisco Youth Leadership Award finalist that you think best deserves the title. Read more

  2. Article: Everything You Need to Know About Global Citizen Prize: Celebrating the World’s Most Inspiring Activists

    Everything You Need to Know About Global Citizen Prize: Celebrating the World’s Most Inspiring Activists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 12, 2019

    The Global Citizen Prize recognizes the true heroes in the fight to end extreme poverty. Read more

  3. Article: Climate Activists Celebrate Victory as Police Ban on Extinction Rebellion Is Ruled Unlawful

    Climate Activists Celebrate Victory as Police Ban on Extinction Rebellion Is Ruled Unlawful

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2019

    The October ban made it illegal to hold an assembly of two or more people linked to the group. Read more

  4. Article: 'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi
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    'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 5, 2019

    “To be able to see babies being born that otherwise wouldn’t have survived was just incredible.” Read more

  5. Article: 10 Ways to Deal With Halloween Waste in Ways That Won't Come Back to Haunt Us

    10 Ways to Deal With Halloween Waste in Ways That Won't Come Back to Haunt Us

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Gaëlle Langué|Oct. 30, 2019

    There’s nothing scarier than food waste and landfill. Read more

  6. Article: A UK General Election Is Coming. Here’s Everything You Need to Know to Register to Vote.
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    A UK General Election Is Coming. Here’s Everything You Need to Know to Register to Vote.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    On Dec. 12, make your voice heard on the issues you care about. Read more

  7. Article: This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    Eileen Johnson, from Cardigan, wanted to do something worthwhile before she turned 80. Read more

  8. Article: This UK Football Club Just Donated 3,000 Food Parcels to Support Homeless People

    This UK Football Club Just Donated 3,000 Food Parcels to Support Homeless People

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 28, 2019

    Twitter lit up at the "superb" gesture. Read more

  9. Article: The British People Just Responded Amazingly in a Poll All About UK Aid and Tackling Poverty
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    The British People Just Responded Amazingly in a Poll All About UK Aid and Tackling Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 23, 2019

    Whatever the problems of today, Brits are “focussing on tomorrow.” Read more

  10. Article: Watch This Birmingham Writer's Heart-Rending Animated Poem About Her Experience of Polio
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    Watch This Birmingham Writer's Heart-Rending Animated Poem About Her Experience of Polio

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 21, 2019

    Josette Rice contracted polio age two in Jamaica. Now, she’s spreading the word through poetry. Read more