In this five-part series commissioned by Restless Development’s Global Policy and Practice unit, Dr Nicole Goldin asks what it would take in practical terms to have young people at the very heart of both monitoring the Sustainable Development Goals and also holding governments to account for their delivery. In this first piece, released as global civil society convenes at the CIVICUS International Civil Society Week, Dr Goldin explores the particular role civil society movements and organisations could play.

21 Nov 2014

Citizen Action, People Power: Restless Development at International Civil Society Week

The CIVICUS World Assembly is one of the key global moments in any year for global civil society. Restless Development will be joining this year’s Assembly as part of the International Civil Society Week (ICSW) 2014, taking place in Johannesburg from 19th to 24th November under the banner of ‘Citizen Action, People Power’.

14 Nov 2014

Partnership with KPMG celebrated with CSR Award

On Wednesday 24th October, Restless Development and KPMG won the Charity Times Award 2014  for Corporate Social Responsibility Project of the Year, celebrating the BRIGHT programme and their wider partnership.


24 Oct 2014

A Vote to Support Young People in Ghana

Help us empower young people in Ghana to lead the crowdsourcing of a Gov Youth Act!

23 Oct 2014

Partners for change

We've partnered up with the Overseas Development Institute and Plan UK to develop Partners for Change: Youth and Governance in a Post-2015 World. The report was launched at this year's United Nations General Assembly by a few members of the Plan UK - Restless Development Youth Governance and Accountability Task Team.


28 Sep 2014

What will Restless Development bring to the 69th session of the UN General Assembly?

This week a group of youth advocates and members of our Global Policy and Practice team are off to the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

22 Sep 2014

Ebola Outreach Interns Recruited

After receiving hundreds of applications from young people across the country, we have now recruited all 200 of our Ebola Outreach Interns to begin the Ebola awareness-raising campaign in Sierra Leone.

08 Sep 2014