In the Berkhamsted spotlight

Youth Advocacy and Making a Difference

June 26, 2024 Berkhamsted Schools Group Season 1 Episode 61
Youth Advocacy and Making a Difference
In the Berkhamsted spotlight
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In the Berkhamsted spotlight
Youth Advocacy and Making a Difference
Jun 26, 2024 Season 1 Episode 61
Berkhamsted Schools Group

Summary 

Sarah Baharaki, a youth activist and advocate for education, shares her inspiring journey from Afghanistan to the UK and her commitment to making a difference in the world. She discusses the importance of education and its impact on personal growth and shaping the future. Sarah highlights the challenges she faced when joining a new school in a different country and the support she received from teachers and peers. She also talks about her experiences speaking at the United Nations and her involvement in various organizations focused on sustainable development and human rights. Sarah's passion and determination to create positive change are evident throughout the conversation. 

Takeaways 

  • Education is a powerful tool that shapes individuals and plays a crucial role in personal growth and development. 
  • Youth have a voice and the power to make a difference in the world, and it is important for them to be included in decision-making processes. 
  • The challenges faced by individuals from conflict-affected countries can drive them to work towards positive change and advocate for those who are marginalized. 
  • Different paths and approaches can contribute to creating a better world, and everyone's contribution is valuable. 
  • Privilege can be used for good, and individuals with privilege have the means to make a significant impact. 
  • It is essential to raise awareness about the issues faced by marginalized communities and work towards achieving sustainable development and equality for all. 


Sarah Baharaki LinkedIn

https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-baharaki-a79a852a5/

Berkhamsted online
Website: www.berkhamsted.com
Facebook: BerkhamstedSchool
Twitter: @berkhamstedsch
Instagram: berkhamstedschools

Show Notes

Summary 

Sarah Baharaki, a youth activist and advocate for education, shares her inspiring journey from Afghanistan to the UK and her commitment to making a difference in the world. She discusses the importance of education and its impact on personal growth and shaping the future. Sarah highlights the challenges she faced when joining a new school in a different country and the support she received from teachers and peers. She also talks about her experiences speaking at the United Nations and her involvement in various organizations focused on sustainable development and human rights. Sarah's passion and determination to create positive change are evident throughout the conversation. 

Takeaways 

  • Education is a powerful tool that shapes individuals and plays a crucial role in personal growth and development. 
  • Youth have a voice and the power to make a difference in the world, and it is important for them to be included in decision-making processes. 
  • The challenges faced by individuals from conflict-affected countries can drive them to work towards positive change and advocate for those who are marginalized. 
  • Different paths and approaches can contribute to creating a better world, and everyone's contribution is valuable. 
  • Privilege can be used for good, and individuals with privilege have the means to make a significant impact. 
  • It is essential to raise awareness about the issues faced by marginalized communities and work towards achieving sustainable development and equality for all. 


Sarah Baharaki LinkedIn

https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-baharaki-a79a852a5/

Berkhamsted online
Website: www.berkhamsted.com
Facebook: BerkhamstedSchool
Twitter: @berkhamstedsch
Instagram: berkhamstedschools