“White Saviours” and the Lack of Diveristy Within the UK Aid Sector

I am white and I work in international development. The industry is dominated by white faces and white voices. White faces who see the crises suffered by black and brown people around the world. White people who see the pain etched on faces and people fleeing from the worst lives. Lives that most of us … Continue reading “White Saviours” and the Lack of Diveristy Within the UK Aid Sector

My Immigrant Story

Can you imagine what these exhausted people migrating would have thought when a large boat approached them after this mentally draining journey? Their hopes and fears rising to the surface in this moment, but rather than receiving a helping hand instead they received a camera shot and a boom stick. Continue reading My Immigrant Story