Podcast #79: Two young activists on driving change

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What motivates young activists – and what empowers them to drive for change? This episode of 'Beyond School Books' features two young people who are working to build bridges between different communities.

UNICEF podcast moderator Alex Goldmark spoke with two young activists who are working to build bridges between different communities. Mia Tsang is in Grade 8 at Rhinebeck High School in New York state. In collaboration with the Sunshine Comes First Foundation, Mia and her school organized an exchange programme with the Madagascar town of Ranomafana, aiming to provide financial support for the town after a devastating hurricane. Harrison Chung Wing-fung works with the Young Envoys Club at the Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF. He is an advocate for the rights of ethnic minority children, including their right to education.

To listen to the full podcast, please visit: http://www.educationandtransition.org/resources/podcast-79-two-young-activists-on-driving-change/




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