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: There's a New Website for Teenage Girls at Risk of Relationship Abuse and Who Don’t Know It

    There's a New Website for Teenage Girls at Risk of Relationship Abuse and Who Don’t Know It

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2019

    Charity Women’s Aid found a huge number of teenage girls didn’t realise they’d experienced abuse. Read more

  2. Article: UK Announces 'Unprecedented' Commitment to Eliminate World's 5 Worst Neglected Tropical Diseases

    UK Announces 'Unprecedented' Commitment to Eliminate World's 5 Worst Neglected Tropical Diseases

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2019

    It will protect 200 million people from debilitating diseases that can cause disability and death. Read more

  3. Article: The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 16, 2019

    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution works to protect children globally, as well as in the UK. Read more

  4. Article: Sainsbury's Pledges to Cut Plastic Packaging Use in Half by 2025

    Sainsbury's Pledges to Cut Plastic Packaging Use in Half by 2025

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 13, 2019

    It starts this month, with eliminating plastic bags for fruit and veg and bakery products. Read more

  5. Article: Meghan Markle's New Empowering Clothing Line Finally Goes on Sale in Britain's Biggest Retailers

    Meghan Markle's New Empowering Clothing Line Finally Goes on Sale in Britain's Biggest Retailers

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 13, 2019

    The Duchess of Sussex has unveiled her new collection to support women through unemployment. Read more

  6. Article: This London-Based Organisation Has Helped Nearly a Million People Access Clean, Reliable Energy
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    This London-Based Organisation Has Helped Nearly a Million People Access Clean, Reliable Energy

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2019

    The UK is a leader in the fight against climate change — and organisations like BBOXX are vital. Read more

  7. Article: Glasgow to Host the Most Important Gathering on Climate Change Since the Paris Agreement

    Glasgow to Host the Most Important Gathering on Climate Change Since the Paris Agreement

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 11, 2019

    COP26 is officially coming to Scotland in 2020. Read more

  8. Article: Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    It works kind of like an extra layer of peel to help keep produce fresher for longer. Read more

  9. Article: Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' Is Nearly Here! Here Are 4 Times the Author Inspired Us.

    Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' Is Nearly Here! Here Are 4 Times the Author Inspired Us.

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    “Don't let the bastards grind you down.” Read more

  10. Article: Scotland Just Quietly Announced Some ‘Landmark’ Climate Policies. Here’s What You Need to Know.

    Scotland Just Quietly Announced Some ‘Landmark’ Climate Policies. Here’s What You Need to Know.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 4, 2019

    Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland’s a “leader on climate change.” But what do the experts think? Read more