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Change Maker stories

Whether they are a nurse turned indigenous rights defender from Nicaragua, a group of friends setting up a maker’s space for refugees in Greece, or designers from Eindhoven using their creativity and skill to assist human rights defenders, these people are leading change in their communities and worldwide.

These are the stories of Change Makers, people around the world making a change for a fairer, more just world, for everyone, everywhere. Read, be inspired, and join the movement for change!

Because we believe that anyone can be a Change Maker.  

Myron Hamming, empowers youths to dream through the love for language

Inspire others

Dr. Wes Bellamy, mediating for real change

Discover the Change Maker in you

Karin, safeguarding a human approach to the humanitarian crisis in camp Moria, Greece

Stand in solidarity with refugees

Karski & Beyond, inspiring change through the power of street art

Make a change in your community

Riccardo, saving lives at sea

Help stand for a Welcoming Europe

Mimi, creating spaces of potential for refugees in Greece

Support innovative changemakers

Leonardo, rewriting the rules of social integration in Colombia

Make a change in your community

Tobio, turning a group of students into a national campaign against the ‘Sleepwet'

Discover the changemaker in you

Manon, training human rights defenders to also care for themselves

Support human rights defenders