#Young People

  • Article: What Rishi Sunak's Mini-Budget 2020 Means for Britain’s Young People and the Climate

    What Rishi Sunak's Mini-Budget 2020 Means for Britain’s Young People and the Climate

    By Helen Lock|July 9, 2020

    The plan includes £2 billion to help young people in the UK access work placements. Read more

  • Article: Children in the UK Are Developing PTSD During COVID-19 Pandemic

    Children in the UK Are Developing PTSD During COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Helen Lock|June 25, 2020

    The Childhood Trust has warned that anxiety about loved ones’ health is taking its toll. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 4 Young People Struggling With Mental Health in Britain Aren't Getting Help in Lockdown

    1 in 4 Young People Struggling With Mental Health in Britain Aren't Getting Help in Lockdown

    By Helen Lock|May 14, 2020

    Professionals have warned of the pandemic's “profound” impact on mental health. Read more

  • Article: Women and Young People Are Among Hardest Hit by Impact of COVID-19 in the UK: Report

    Women and Young People Are Among Hardest Hit by Impact of COVID-19 in the UK: Report

    By Helen Lock|April 28, 2020

    Young workers, low earners, and women are facing higher risks to their health and finances. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Inaugural Class of the Global Citizen Fellowship Powered by BeyGOOD in South Africa

    Meet the Inaugural Class of the Global Citizen Fellowship Powered by BeyGOOD in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|March 30, 2020

    The fellowship seeks to address the issue of massive unemployment among young people. Read more

  • Article: A Year Ago, Cisco Pledged to Empower 10 Million People With Tech Skills. Meet One of the Young South Africans Impacted.

    A Year Ago, Cisco Pledged to Empower 10 Million People With Tech Skills. Meet One of the Young South Africans ...

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 2, 2019

    Mpho Mudau, 24 from Gauteng, says: “My future has never looked this bright.” Read more

  • 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

  • Article: 3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 15, 2019

    Their generation faces rising food insecurity due to conflict and climate change. Read more