At school, in eighth grade, I opened my eyes to the various problems affecting my classmates and young people like me. I saw that nobody was doing anything to counteract these issues and this was unbearable to me, so I decided to do something myself! Day by day I started being active and representing the […]
It may be that you have some irrational fears, bias and distrust of certain groups due to the way you see them presented in the media or you hear people speaking about them. This is normal. However, we need to remind ourselves that not only are those other people as worthy as us, they also face higher obstacles to participate in society and enjoy fulfilling lives.
You’re ready to change yourself and the world. Where do you start? A good place to begin this journey is to think about where you want to end it – to find your destination. Map out how you want to transform the world by imagining your vision of the future.
Because we are all products of the society we live in, we can find ourselves perpetuating inequalities – often without even realising we’re doing it. That’s why we need to change ourselves while changing the world. It’s not always easy – but it is a joyful process packed with potential and opportunity.