Category Archive for "Grants"

Sierra Leone’s Firestarter Initiative

‘Young people have boundless energy and skills,’ says Morris, founder and director of Sierra Leone’s Sensi Tech Innovation Hub. ‘It’s important to…

Turning Sierra Leone’s young people into the leaders of today

‘Young people are the leaders of today, not tomorrow,’ says 34-year-old Joseph, project manager at the Queen’s Young Leaders YMCA project in…

ActionAid’s Firestarter Initiative in Bangladesh

‘We’re putting young people at the forefront of change.‘ explains Priyangbada Chakma, the project manager of ActionAid’s Firestarter Initiative in Bangladesh. ‘Bangladesh…

B’Yeah – Turning Job seekers into Job Creators in Bangladesh

B’Yeah’s project ‘Turning Job seekers into Job Creators in Bangladesh’ supports 300 underserved young entrepreneurs with pioneering business ideas through a market-based…

Podcast Workshop 101 with Emma Gannon and Shola Aleje

Creator of the popular podcast CTRL, ALT, DELETE, Emma Gannon and BBC Podcast Producer, Shola Aleje, hosted a podcasting workshop at the…

Queen’s Young Leaders Grants Give Young People a Step Up

As well as presenting inspiring young people from across the Commonwealth with awards, the Queen’s Young Leaders programme has also made grants…