Robyn Boosey

I have just finished the Charityworks Leadership and Management programme and joined Tearfund's Advocacy and Media team. I am particularly passionate about advocating for human rights, gender equality, and ending violence against women and girls.

Rebecca Bunce

I am currently finishing my Masters degree in Human Rights at the ICWS. As I have been writing my dissertation on Domestic Violence experienced by Disabled Women I have been compelled to campaign for greater understanding and response to the issue. I strongly believe in ensuring participation and engagement to make sure all voices are heard – which has been reinforced by previous employment and current volunteering with health, disability and women’s rights organisations.

Robbie Lockie

A digital designer of 14 years, working on a variety of campaigns. A passion for renewable energy, social change, activism and sustainable business.

Reema Patel

With helping others as my life long aim, I'm really pleased to be working in the Charity Sector and have the pleasure of volunteering for at least 5 organisations at any one point in time.

Raga Gibreel

I keep myself busy with taking online classes, promoting my website and organization. My websites support refugees and displaced people in Sudan and South Sudan. I also like to go hiking to keep fit, read an article on subjects of my concern, chat or send an email to friends on my networks.

Phill Ball

Concerned father of three, film-maker, environmental activist, climber and former political prisoner. My biggest motivation is the threat of climate catastrophe and it's effect on future generations. I've spent 70 days imprisoned for Greenpeace, the most notorious being as one of the 'Arctic 30' 2 months in a Russian prison for protesting against the world's first Arctic oil rig.

Natasha Gilbert

As a new employee of the British Red Cross, Natasha is most passionate about raising awareness on the behalf of people in crisis, but has especially focused on those suffering from the lack of affordable housing nationwide in her recent campaigns (see www.tellmystory.org.uk). In her spare time, she likes to volunteer at winter night shelters for the homeless and put on/ play gigs to raise money for this cause.

Monowara Gani

I care about truth, justice and equality, and working at MADE in Europe keeps me busy! [as well as life coaching :-)]

Mikayla Jones

Educational disadvantages is where I want to have the most impact. Focusing specifically on minority or marginalised groups of society. Since graduating, I have enjoyed supporting diverse groups of young people implement some sort of social action campaign in their community while developing important leadership skills. As Programme Coordinator for UpRising I hope to take the valuable skills I learn at Campaign Bootcamp and inspire the next generation of leaders to make positive changes in society.

Kirsty Styles

Until 2016, Kirsty worked as a technology journalist, editor, economics podcaster and campaigner in East London, she recently headed back home to head up the talent and skills programme for DCMS-backed Tech North. It's her job to help us establish what our 'digital skills crisis' looks like in the North and work with others to do something about it, and she's already been recognised in the Northern Power Women Future List for 2017. Her work has included creating the Northern Voices speaker training programme to make women in the northern tech industry more visible.

Kirndeep Kaur

Recently graduated with a law degree, I like to keep busy campaigning about human rights issues and in my local gurdwara. I am passionate about issues involving human rights and injustices, especially those affecting women.

Joshua Lawson

Having recently completed my Masters degree and moving back to Leeds I am exploring a wealth of new volunteering opportunities available to me, whilst living and working in cooperative organisations. I am the current treasurer and an organiser of Rethinking Economics, a group seeking to alter the way economics is taught, and have volunteered extensively within groups working in asylum and immigration detention.

Jason Grant

I believe in the power of storytelling, giving voice to the voiceless and empowering others to take responsibility for their actions. I currently work as a facilitator for The Forgiveness Project delivering restorative justice programmes. Alongside that, I serve on the board as a non-executive director for Theatre Peckham and Media for Development. I have a background in journalism, media production and training. Educated at Goldsmiths, University of London and City University London.

Jamie Wright

I work for a not-for-profit social enterprise called Movement for Change. This mainly involves telling the stories of people stepping up to build movements around issues they're directly affected by. I'm a big fan of local pubs, and am interested in how together we can build a sense of community - both of which are the reason I got involved in politics in the first place.

Ingela Eng

I'm probably the only Swedish participant at bootcamp - interesting! What keeps me busy? In short: I keep an eye on what politicians do - and write about it.

Georgina Laming

I'm a Campaigns Officer at the National Union of Students. I got engaged with campaigning through working with a group in my local area to combat legal loan sharks and strengthen local credit unions. I care about everyone having equal access and opportunities regardless of their background.

Francesca Carnibella

I’m an organiser and former Co-Director of the UK Youth Climate Coalition. I campaign with a merry band of under 30s to make sure decision makers protect the climate for young people today generations to come. I also work with MPs in developing countries, supporting them to promote renewable energy in their parliaments.

Emily Holdsworth

I work for Envision, a small charity that empowers young people to design and implement their own social action projects. Having travelled and volunteered extensively in Latin America, I am also passionate about international development.

Eileen Tara O’Reilly

I'm really passionate about mental health and I am the London Hub Ambassador for the Young Minds VS campaign working towards 'fighting the pressure' of the things that stress young people out. I'm also super interested in international development, I was fortunate enough to spend 3 months volunteering in Nicaragua with Progressio ICS where I developed a major interest in Latin America and the politics of the region.

Conrad Tokarczyk

In my spare time I enjoy going to the gym, swimming and watching a range of sports. Issues I care about include equality for people with disabilities and environmental issues.

Colette St-Onge

Currently working as a Digital Campaigner at ShareAction, seeking to enable individuals to use their investments and savings to influence positive change for human rights and the environment. Previously worked on business & human rights projects in Cambodia, Canada and the UK.

Camille Simonet

I am currently working as Oxfam France's digital campaigner, making all our campaigns digital-friendly. Before that, I worked as a campaigner against HIV-AIDS, and before that for 350.org around the COP21, for SumOfUs and started initially with Greenpeace in different countries. I care about climate change, gender equality, social justice and GMOs. I love traveling, arts and food.

Anouck Bronee

An advocate at heart for humanitarian issues, what makes me tick is campaigning for the rights of those caught in conflict - now at capital level (though missing field work!). In life I feel like a nomad, and my travel guide and wanderlust keep me going.

Adeline Guerra

I am the Humanitarian Campaign Coordinator at Oxfam. Our teams work on acute humanitarian crises across the world, in conflict and disasters, to support those most vulnerable and in need.

Janey Stephenson

I cut my teeth on campaigning as my University SU Women's Officer. After seeing the changes I was able to make there, I've decided to dedicate the rest of my life to campaigns to end violence against women and girls. Alongside campaigning, I'm a keen filmmaker and dancer.

Ema Jackson

Ema is deeply passionate about international development and global justice. After graduating from SOAS in 2012 with a BSc in Development Economics, she is now pursuing an MSc in Development Studies at Birkbeck. She believes that campaigning is the most effective way of creating change and as such works in the Campaigns Team at the international development charity ActionAid.

Emma Howard

Emma Howard is a journalist for Unearthed, Greenpeace's investigative news project. Previously she was at Guardian, where she worked on their climate change campaign, Keep it in the Ground, and their anti-FGM campaign. She is also an alumni and trustee for the youth diversity charity Uprising. You can find Emma (all too often) on twitter @EmmaEHoward

Becca Lyon

Like all bootcampers, I have a strong sense of what’s fair and what isn’t. That's probably why working with communities in Kenya and South Africa left me angry about inequality, but inspired to do something about it. Right now I'm managing a campaign on children’s diabetes care at Diabetes UK and volunteering with Movement for Change on the side to regulate letting agencies in Walthamstow. Oh, and I’m also part of a dance troupe.

Chris Hares

I am the Campaigns Manager at Intern Aware, the national campaign for fair internships. I have previously worked at the charity Future First and campaigned at KCLSU and with the Labour Party.

Alexandra Phillips

Alexandra has been involved in campaigns for over a decade. Her most successful campaign achievement was undoubtedly getting Caroline Lucas elected as the first-ever Green MP. Alex is currently working on Caroline's re-election campaign.

Alpha Gougsa

After graduating with an International Relations degree, I took a few months out to volunteer in the Philippines with VSO as a health advocate, and in Ghana empowering young women.I am currently campaigning against the violence against Ethiopians in Saudi Arabia, and have campaigned on a variety of issues such as the further education cuts, noise reduction on campus, creation of a feminist society on campus and against human rights trafficking.

Cam Stocks

Health Justice Advocate. Currently Digital Officer at War on Want, and Secretary of the Board of Trustees for Medsin-UK. I'll be returning to university from September 2015 to complete my training as a doctor.

Michelle Thomas

Originally from Australia, I have been living in London for 12 years. A decade of this was spent working in film and tv commercials production before I delved full time into the NGO world - beginning work at environmental charity ClientEarth, in 2012. I have an immense passion and drive for helping make positive change and care deeply about humanitarian and environmental issues.

Danielle Brennan

Working for Envision, a youth social action charity, means I have to support young people with implementing campaigns on a regular basis. I hope to gain valuable skills from campaign bootcamp that will enable me to better support my students to create inspirational projects within their communities. I was incredibly fortunate enough to volunteer overseas with Progressio in Nicaragua and El Salvador where I developed a passion for international development. I have worked on a range of issues from women's empowerment to food security.

David Barissa Ringa

David is the International Campaigner for the Land Grabs Campaign in ActionAid. David’s passion and commitment to campaigns and to land issues has been evident in his active and successful involvement in the land rights campaign in Kenya which has contributed to land law reform in Kenya. He was central in bringing the Dakatcha biofuels land grab case to international attention, and has given talks on his campaigns experiences in both Europe and Africa, and contributed to lobbying around biofuels at the EU Parliament.

Chelsea Thompson

At the moment most of my time is taken up by studying and volunteering as Progressio's Regional Mobiliser for the Midlands. I am passionate about equality (gender equality in particular) and the environment. I also have a keen interest in international development and love to travel!

Abdi Mohamed

I work for the National Union of Students (NUS) on the Liberation campaigns (Black, Disabled, LGBT and Women students). Really keen on working towards equality and diversity and opening participation.

Sophie Durant

I work at Save the Children, specialising in both grassroots campaigning and mass mobilisation. I love the fact that my job allows me to spend my time campaigning for children's rights both in the UK and internationally - something I have always been passionate about.

Louis Chambers

Growing up on a farm in New Zealand gave me a strong sense of stewardship and a desire to look after the world for future generations. After graduating and working on low-carbon campaigning with Generation Zero, I am now based in Oxford, studying a Master of Public Policy. I love travel, the outdoors, good people, and new adventures.

Ledys Sanjuan

Ledys self-identifies as a Third World feminist. She studied International Relations at the University of Edinburgh and an MA in Critical Global Politics at the University of Exeter. She is a long time activist against racism, sexism and global inequality. She currently lives in Bogota, Colombia where she is a campaigner for SumOfUs.org.