Clare was one of a brilliant Latitude team of campaigners

Latitude Festival Campaigning

Clare Linton, one of the Festival Campaigns team, shares her thoughts on her week in a field talking about Food Power with Latitude Festival goers last month... ...

Womad Festival Campaigning

Joella, one of our wonderful Festival Campaign volunteers, writes about her experience talking to WOMADers about what Food Power means to them at WOMAD Festival last month. ...

Shadow Minister Rushanara Ali receives Birth Rights Banner

The Central Foundation school Youth Action Group invited their MP Rushanara Ali (also Shadow Minister for International Development) to school to hear about the campaign they ran advocating maternal...

A clear message for Alistair Burt

Nichola Livermore was one of 150 young people that met Foreign Minister Alistair Burt as he prepared to depart for the Arms Trade Treaty negotiations in New York. Here's her account of a momentous...

Dancing to a better future

Oxfam Youth Action Groups are a great way for young people to explore issues they care about and make things happen. Here Miriam from the Sir John Lawes Oxfam Youth Action Group tells of the experiences...

Getting tanked up for a bullet proof Arms Trade Treaty

Oxfam asks young people to do some pretty unusual things. But we've never asked anyone to travel around London in a tank before. Youth Board member Mayowa Oduola explains why. ...

Ever tried speaking to the good people of Manchester dressed as a banana?

Jake is 18 and volunteers as on Oxfam's North of England Youth Board and is a campaigner for an international Arms Trade Treaty. ...

Birthrights taken to the cathedral

When discussing the Birthrights campaign at a recent Midlands youth board meeting we decided we wanted to hold the exhibition somewhere that lots of people would see it. Mothering Sunday was fast...

Andrew Mitchell responds

In case you didn't read our last blog, the Oxfam Youth Board have been lobbying the PM himself on Girl's Education in Afghanistan. They collected some creative and wonderful petitions from...

Taking the message to number 10

On Monday 13th February, 6 members of Oxfam South-East youth board took a petition calling for better Education for girls in Afghanistan straight to the Prime Minister in Downing Street.  The...