About Yosola Olorunshola

Yosola Olorunshola is a Communications Officer for Global Citizen. She studied History and French at Oxford University before completing a Masters in Creative Writing. Now based in London, in her spare time she writes fiction and runs a podcast called Diaspora Philes.

Yosola's latest stories
  1. Article: How Young People Turned up to Vote this Time - And Why It Matters
    OpinionCitizenship

    How Young People Turned up to Vote this Time - And Why It Matters

    By Yosola Olorunshola| June 9, 2017

    Generation “Snowflake” is taking back control. Read more

  2. Article: Britain Makes History by Electing Record Number of Female MPs
    Girls & Women

    Britain Makes History by Electing Record Number of Female MPs

    By Yosola Olorunshola| June 9, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Another step towards gender equality and true diversity. Read more

  3. Article: UK Set for Hung Parliament as Theresa May Fails to Secure Majority
    Citizenship

    UK Set for Hung Parliament as Theresa May Fails to Secure Majority

    By Yosola Olorunshola  and  James Hitchings-Hales| June 9, 2017

    Another shockwave to the political establishment. Read more

  4. Article: Why People Are Saying the Manchester Attack Was an Attack on Girls & Women
    OpinionGirls & Women

    Why People Are Saying the Manchester Attack Was an Attack on Girls & Women

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 25, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Freedom is the enemy of extremism. Read more

  5. Article: 'Thou Shalt Not Frack' — Vivienne Westwood  Tells Archbishop of Canterbury to Fight Fracking
    Environment

    'Thou Shalt Not Frack' — Vivienne Westwood Tells Archbishop of Canterbury to Fight Fracking

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 25, 2017

    'The green economy is the only chance we've got of paradise.' Read more

  6. Article: 8 Ways People Rushed to Help After Manchester Terror Attack
    Citizenship

    8 Ways People Rushed to Help After Manchester Terror Attack

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 23, 2017

    The true spirit of the city. Read more

  7. Article: Don't Let Politicians Ignore You — Register to Vote Now
    Citizenship

    Don't Let Politicians Ignore You — Register to Vote Now

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 22, 2017

    There's less than 24 hours left to register. Read more

  8. Article: Yes! UK Political Parties Commit to Protecting Overseas Aid
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Yes! UK Political Parties Commit to Protecting Overseas Aid

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 19, 2017

    Keeping our promise to the world’s poorest. Read more

  9. Article: People Are Sharing Their Stories at London's New Migration Museum
    Citizenship

    People Are Sharing Their Stories at London's New Migration Museum

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 17, 2017

    "Migration is everybody's story." Read more

  10. Article: Indian Schoolgirls Go on Hunger Strike to Fight Sexual Harassment
    Girls & Women

    Indian Schoolgirls Go on Hunger Strike to Fight Sexual Harassment

    By Yosola Olorunshola| May 16, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    How everyday sexism is pushing girls to extremes. Read more

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