It is 10 days since I finished volunteering with CESRT Offene Arme. It’s hard to believe the scale of events that have escalated since. So much is being shared on social channels about what is happening on the ground to try and raise awareness. I want to take this opportunity to explain a little more about the island, and the chain of events that have … Continue reading Chios, Refugee camps, detention centres, and riots – what’s going on?
I’m 2 weeks into my month on Chios volunteering in the Refugee Crisis. Here’s what we get unto as a team! Continue reading A Day in the Life of a CESRT Offene Arme Volunteer
Have you ever gone to bed and wondered if you’d wake up in the morning? This is the harsh reality for over 4000 people who are sleeping rough on the streets of the UK every day. Homelessness is something all of us have experienced, whether you know some one who was rough sleeping, you have been homeless yourself or you have simply witnessed the number … Continue reading Empowering rough sleepers through cashless donations and community integration.
I’ve complied a feed of smaller projects I have worked on to show more of my graphic design skills. LOGO DESIGN Brief: Design a logo for a new language centre for refugees in Chios, Greece. The logo should visually connect to the other related organisations on the island. Current logos of related organisations: I identified a combined colour palette, and tried to capture the themes … Continue reading Graphic Design Gallery
We often see the phrase ‘Made in India’ ‘Made in China’ ‘made in Bangladesh’ on our clothes, but how often do we stop to think about what that means or consider the lives of people we gain so much from. It’s an invisible machine behind a global empire. This week, as Fashion Revolution week draws to a close, I want to share a concept I … Continue reading All of Us – Supporting clothes makers and ethical brands
In 2017 I had the pleasure of living in the south of Nepal, helping in a day centre for children with disabilities called ABBS. I loved my time at the centre drawing from my experiences with disability support in the UK, volunteering with The Newman Trust. There was a stark contrast from the style of care given in Nepal vs at home but the commitment … Continue reading Bilingual Letter board – a learning aid for children with disabilities in rural Nepal.
Initial explorations of a Covid-19 app concept. Continue reading Aiding Covid-19 Response and re-integration App – A Concept
REPOST 6/6/18 – With ammendments What if I told you that you could donate to charity every-time you online shop and it would cost you ABSOLUTELY NOTHING. Yes, you heard me, nothing at all. How often have you thought about a problem, or seen/heard about someone needing help and thought ‘I wish there was a simple way to help’? Well, look no further because this … Continue reading 6 things easy things you can do to help the world – FOR FREE
REPOST 7/31/18 The last 10 months (in particular the last 2) have been the craziest rollercoaster. Now Graduation is over and I’m now officially (supposedly) an adult in the real world, I’m starting to reflect on it all. Ironically 2 weeks into the first semester I went to my tutor and told him I didn’t know what I was doing here. 10 months and 4 … Continue reading Dear Design Student… Be Passionate!