Four stories of youth resilience from around the world.

As we celebrate this year’s International Youth Day, we find ourselves living in a new era of incredible resilience. Young people everywhere have been showing their resilience in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, supporting not just themselves but their communities too. These four stories of young people from the UK, Sierra Leone, Tanzania and …

Will to Act Report

As part of our Youth Against Misinformation campaign, in partnership with the Centre for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH), we have produced this report on social media’s role in misinformation.

Carla’s Story

“I didn’t know much about HIV or AIDS. Growing up in a relatively secluded area in the Highlands in the North of Scotland, the only time I heard the words “HIV” or “AIDS” was when they were discussed in the back of a Modern Studies classroom. The two words were usually followed by a brief …

Youth Stop AIDS

Youth-led campaigning, speaking out, taking creative action and engaging governments, global institutions and corporations to end AIDS by 2030.


Has lockdown ruined your summer holiday plans? Well never fear, #TriThisAtHome is here! Running, walking or cycling from home, you can join thousands of people to virtually travel the world (that’s 40,075km!) to help those affected by covid-19. The kilometers you travel will count towards reaching some of the world’s most famous landmarks – from …

Youth Power Solidarity Meetups

Over the past four months, as an expression of solidarity and youth power, the youth power panel have been bringing young people together from all over the world, to connect and share ideas around COVID-19. The idea is to support young people to meet with others around the world – others they wouldn’t typically have …

Response to merging DFID and FCO

Restless Development responds to the merging of two government departments in the UK: The Department for International Development (DFID) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).