Acerca de Joshua James Parfitt

Joshua Parfitt is an editorial intern at Global Citizen. He is studying for a Diploma in Journalism with News Associates in London. He has written a book about traditional roofs and covered everything from bicycles to biogas digesters in his journalism, including why we might care.

Por qué Joshua James Parfitt es un miembro de Global Citizen

When your peanut butter might contain palm oil from Indonesia, toast is an act of global engagement. An overwhelming thought when breakfasting. But I believe the more we understand how our daily culture wends into a global conversation, the more we can make it a pleasant one to be part of.

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  1. Artículo: Meet Some of the 41 Pupils Offered Oxbridge Places at a State School in One of London’s Poorest Areas

    Meet Some of the 41 Pupils Offered Oxbridge Places at a State School in One of London’s Poorest Areas

    Por James Hitchings-Hales  y  Joshua James Parfitt|15 de Agosto de 2019

    Brampton Manor Academy had a record A-levels day. Leer más

  2. Artículo: Glasgow Women Win £500M Payout After 12-Year Battle for Equal Pay

    Glasgow Women Win £500M Payout After 12-Year Battle for Equal Pay

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|21 de Enero de 2019

    Around 12,500 women will receive an average of £35,000 for historic discriminatory pay. Leer más

  3. Artículo: Britain to Send Maggots to Warzones to Save Life and Limbs

    Britain to Send Maggots to Warzones to Save Life and Limbs

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|11 de Enero de 2019

    The maggots eat up dead tissue and their saliva has antimicrobial properties. Leer más

  4. Artículo: Meet the Gingerbread Bakers Saving Christmas From The Patriarchy

    Estas panaderas reinventaron las galletas de jengibre con un plan anti patriarcal

    Por Erica Sanchez  y  Joshua James Parfitt|14 de Diciembre de 2018

    Están en una misión para "derrumbar los símbolos patriarcales de la Navidad”. Leer más

  5. Artículo: A Pink ‘Tampon Taxi’ is Picking Up Passengers in London to Teach About Period Poverty

    A Pink ‘Tampon Taxi’ is Picking Up Passengers in London to Teach About Period Poverty

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|30 de Noviembre de 2018

    The London cab will deliver 5,000 sanitary packs to homeless shelters and schools. Leer más

  6. Artículo: British Women Are Still Completely Outnumbered in Local Government

    British Women Are Still Completely Outnumbered in Local Government

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|Thomson Reuters Foundation|30 de Noviembre de 2018

    Only one in three seats are held by female councillors. Leer más

  7. Artículo: 12-Year-Old Girl Killed by Cyclone After Being Forced to Sleep in a Shed During Her First Period

    12-Year-Old Girl Killed by Cyclone After Being Forced to Sleep in a Shed During Her First Period

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|23 de Noviembre de 2018

    A coconut tree crashed into the shed after Cyclone Gaja hit the state of Tamil Nadu in south India. Leer más

  8. Artículo: Pharrell Williams and Kevin Hart Just Fed Thousands of Homeless People Over Thanksgiving

    Pharrell Williams and Kevin Hart Just Fed Thousands of Homeless People Over Thanksgiving

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|23 de Noviembre de 2018

    He was joined by Minnie Driver, Loni Love, and more, on Skid Row in Los Angeles. Leer más

  9. Artículo: UN Says Solution to UK Austerity is to Make Poverty Illegal

    UN Says Solution to UK Austerity is to Make Poverty Illegal

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|16 de Noviembre de 2018

    After a 12-day tour, an envoy said the UK government had inflicted “great misery” on the poor. Leer más

  10. Artículo: Doctors and Teachers Failing to Report Forced Marriages Could Face Criminal Charges

    Doctors and Teachers Failing to Report Forced Marriages Could Face Criminal Charges

    Por Joshua James Parfitt|16 de Noviembre de 2018

    A public consultation into the matter was opened on Thursday, Nov. 15. Leer más