Autism Acceptance Week

What does the word autism mean to you? What image does the term conjure up in your head? How would you define someone who is autistic?

International Women's Day

“It is literally impossible to be a woman” – Gloria, the Barbie movie

This quote in a monologue from the recent hit Barbie movie is one that resonated with many people and sparked an ongoing conversation about societal expectations on women. 

World Day of Social Justice

Understanding the International Day of Social Justice: Empathy in Action

My Voice Matters

Have you ever felt like you were talking to someone about something important, but they weren’t really listening? Or have you ever explained something clearly on a Zoom call, only to be told you were muted the whole time?

A Beacon of Hope

On January 24th each year, The International Day of Education is a celebration of the power of knowledge, and there's no better embodiment of this than the Shining Star Project.

Are STIs being given enough focus?

For years, teaching about STIs (sexually transmitted infections) has been a core part of the Esteem programme.