News

18 Sep 16,
Around the world India International UK USA

In September 2016, the United Nations gathers for its 71st General Assembly, and Restless Development, along with young people we support, are attending to make the case for unleashing the potential of young people to change the world.

15 Jan 15,
India Uganda

Restless Development has joined a thousand organisations from around the world on the launch of a new campaign called action/2015. It calls on local and world leaders to take urgent action to halt man-made climate change, eradicate poverty and address inequality.

11 Oct 13,
India International

For the second year in a row, we have worked with The University of Sheffield to place Masters students studying International Development with a Country Programme to conduct research for their dissertation.

24 May 13,
India International

Youth organisations from across the world have been working to ensure that young people’s perspectives and youth issues are included into the post-2015 development framework.

14 May 13,
India International

Do you know someone who is the living example of what Restless Development is all about? We are looking for nominations for our next year of Champions.

01 Mar 13,
India International

Working Voices - http://workingvoices.com/ - is an international Communications training organisation that helps major companies around the world build the skills of their leading staff.

15 Nov 12,
India International

On Sunday 11th November, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation hosted he 2012 Ibrahim Forum with the topic focusing on Youth Employment, Education and Civic Participation in Africa.  

13 Nov 12,
India International

A group of 23 young people from across the globe, met in London for the first time on 1st November to prepare for a meeting with the UN High Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development agenda. Selected through a competitive application process, these youth representatives came with diverse experience in international development, ranging from high level advocacy and campaigning, to grassroots and community-led development. 

25 Oct 12,
India International

On Sunday 11th November, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation will be hosting the 2012 Ibrahim Forum with the topic focusing on Youth Employment, Education and Civic Participation in Africa. 

08 Oct 12,
India International

Restless Development has been added to Youth Movements Network.

04 Oct 12,
India International

Restless Development would like to say THANK YOU and WELL DONE to Jim Sewell and the team from Alternative Networks for raising over £20,000 for us!

 

 

03 Oct 12,
India International

Tikambe, is a youth radio programme hosted by Restless Development on Radio Phoenix  in Zambia.  The programme has just concluded a 5 - week promtional series on a new National strategy for Financial Education.

 

20 Sep 12,
India International

Restless Development joined AIDS activists from across the UK to stage a murder mystery inspired protest on Wednesday 19th Setember outside the gates of a UK Novartis plant, demanding the Swiss pharmaceutical giant drops a court case which campaigners say could strangle the supply of affordable medicines from India to the developing world.

15 Aug 12,
India International

KPMG has provided Restless Development with 13 technical placements so far this year as part of their first cross-border CSR programme, BRIGHT.  

We have hosted these placements in India, Nepal, South Africa, Tanzania and Zambia. We have 5 remaining placements that will be hosted in Sierra Leone and Uganda this month. 

 

08 Aug 12,
India International

Restless Development has received support by Open Society Foundation to curate a thematic webpage on youth-led development on the Youthpolicy.org website. Building on the Youthpolicy.org website’s goal to consolidate knowledge and information on youth policies, the thematic webpage will be a platform for knowledge, best practice, case studies and information from relevant research, work, forums, conferences and events.

 

26 Jul 12,
India International

In India, our first Youth Resource Centre has been set up in the Subalaya Panchayat community, Ganjam District, Orissa. This is a significant milestone for young people in the community as well as Restless Development.

22 Feb 12,
India International

In this quarter’s edition of The Networker magazine, Restless Development CEO Nik Hartley features in a double page interview where he talks about what it means to be a youth-led organisation and shares his views on critical sector issues. 

 

10 Feb 12,
India International

Activists from the Students Stop Campaign and Restless Development massed outside the European Commission offices in London on the 6th February  to demand Europe stops its attack on India’s generic medicine industry. AIDS and public health activists say the EC is using Free Trade Agreement negotiations to force India to accept terms that would amount to Europe ‘closing down the pharmacy of the world’.

09 Feb 12,
India International

Last week, the United Nations’ Secretary General, Mr Ban Ki-Moon made an exciting announcement that he is to appoint a new Special Representative for Youth.

12 Jan 12,
India International

Our patron and former Chairman of Tesco, David Reid, has been given a knighthood in the New Year Honours; one of only two knighthoods from the business sector this year.