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: I Work in Syria With People Fleeing Conflict. Here’s How COVID-19 Is Impacting the People I Support.

    I Work in Syria With People Fleeing Conflict. Here’s How COVID-19 Is Impacting the People I Support.

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 31, 2020

    Mercy Corps' Syria director shares how COVID-19 is making an existing crisis even worse. Read more

  2. Article: The UK Is Now the Single Biggest Contributor to the Global Hunt for a COVID-19 Vaccine

    The UK Is Now the Single Biggest Contributor to the Global Hunt for a COVID-19 Vaccine

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 27, 2020

    Britain has committed £210 million more in UK aid funding to international COVID-19 relief efforts. Read more

  3. Article: Coronavirus: 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Help Fight COVID-19
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    Coronavirus: 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Help Fight COVID-19

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 25, 2020

    It’s never been clearer that we’re all Global Citizens, and we all have a part to play. Read more

  4. Article: Rihanna's Foundation Just Gave $5 Million to Frontline Coronavirus Relief Efforts

    Rihanna's Foundation Just Gave $5 Million to Frontline Coronavirus Relief Efforts

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 23, 2020

    Stars around the world are uniting in support of COVID-19 relief efforts. Read more

  5. Article: Watch! Charlie Puth Joins 'Together At Home' With Instagram Show Live From LA

    Watch! Charlie Puth Joins 'Together At Home' With Instagram Show Live From LA

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 19, 2020

    The "Together, At Home" concert series is for everyone who’s self-isolating against coronavirus. Read more

  6. 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

  7. Feature: How Global Citizen’s Zoë Kelland Fights Extreme Poverty in Her Job and Beyond
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    How Global Citizen’s Zoë Kelland Fights Extreme Poverty in Her Job and Beyond

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 28, 2020

    She juggles being our director of digital campaigns with supporting children's education in Kenya. Read more

  8. Article: This Teenage Conservationist Is the Youngest Person in Britain to Receive an Honorary Degree

    This Teenage Conservationist Is the Youngest Person in Britain to Receive an Honorary Degree

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 20, 2020

    Mya-Rose Craig filmed her first documentary when she was just seven years old. Read more

  9. Article: EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.
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    EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Imogen CalderwoodErica Sanchez  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 18, 2020

    Use your voice to make sure the world’s most vulnerable people aren’t left behind. Read more

  10. Article: This Woman’s Story Shows How One UK Organisation Is Saving Lives in Somaliland

    This Woman’s Story Shows How One UK Organisation Is Saving Lives in Somaliland

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 12, 2020

    Hawa, from Somaliland, was able to have an emergency C-section that saved her life. Read more