In the news

We’re happy to have recently been featured in both the New Statesman and Pioneers Post. Press coverage is a great way to spread the word about what we’re hoping to achieve with the journey. If you’d like to write about our journey please contact Leonie.

Pioneers Post

We’re really happy to have had a great feature written up in Pioneers Post – a publication dedicated to writing about social enterprise and social innovation. The article titled Mumbai to Liverpool: India inspires UK social impact odyssey profiles Jagriti Yatra and tells the story of our own journey, which is happening this June.

Read the full article here.

Speaker at Jagriti Yatra
Founder of Jagriti Yatra, Shashank Mani, addressing the participants.

New Statesman

We’ve also been featured in our Trustee Jude Kelly’s diary for New Statesman where she reflects on fitting in Drivers for Change alongside her busy schedule at Southbank Centre.

Reflecting on why she decided to start Drivers for Change see considers her involvement in Jagriti Yatra she said:

I loved seeing what was being done in Bangalore or Thilonia, I was struck by the knowledge that back home in Sunderland, Port Talbot or Weston-super-Mare there are brilliant examples of change to learn from, and huge problems that need innovative approaches and courage to tackle.

You can read the full post here.