Small changes

Small changes is a series of one-on-one interviews with people who've seen a problem in the world and set out to change it - often in small and unexpected ways

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'The blood lady': the medical start-up founder saving lives in Nigeria – podcast

When Temie Giwa-Tubosun realised Nigerians lacked safe access to vital health care products like blood she decided to do something about it. That decision changed her life and saved those of many others


 2018-12-19  18m

'What happened to me will not happen to my daughters': sexual violence in war – podcast

Kosovan-born Vasfije Krasniqi-Goodman explains how a survivors’ network has empowered her and others to speak out against rape as a weapon of conflict


 2018-12-12  17m

Defying the Taliban: Afghanistan's secret schools for girls – podcast

Suraya Pakzad talks to Lucy Lamble about her work championing girls’ education – and living on red alert for the next Taliban raid


 2018-12-05  18m

'I live in the 21st century, not the 10th': the first female judge in a sharia court – podcast

Award-winning film-maker Erika Cohn’s latest film, The Judge, tells the incredible story of Kholoud Al-Faqih, who against all odds achieved her dream to represent women in the Middle East’s all-male religious courts


 2018-11-28  18m

'Suddenly you have to run for your life': a film-maker's take on life in Sudan – podcast

Award-winning director Hajooj Kuka on the realities of life in a wartorn country, and the inspiration for aKasha, his first feature film


 2018-11-21  19m

‘My father's murderers are still free’: taking on Mexico's violent underworld – podcast

Investigative journalist Anabel Hernández has risked her life to expose corruption at the heart of her country’s violent ‘drug wars’. She tells Lucy Lamble why staying silent is not an option


 2018-11-14  22m

'Disability is not the end of the world': reinventing yourself after becoming blind – podcast

Activist Christophe Oulé had a glittering career in engineering in Burkina Faso when he lost his sight. Now he campaigns tirelessly to improve the lives of other blind people. He talks to Lucy Lamble


 2018-11-07  15m

'It's a long fight': the communities devastated by Brazil's dam collapse – podcast

Three years after the country’s worst environmental disaster, in which 19 people died, Lucy Lamble hears how Letícia Oliveira is still campaigning for justice for the people affected


 2018-10-31  13m

'Listen to women': improving safety in a city where harassment is rife – podcast

In Bogotá 81% of women use buses, the subway, walking or cycling as their main way to move around, but public transport systems are usually planned by men. Ángela Anzola is designing new solutions that suit women’s needs


 2018-10-24  16m

'Inequality is a poison': campaigning for Muslim women's rights – podcast

Shahin Ashraf’s experience growing up as a British Muslim has led to a life campaigning for gender equality around the world


 2018-10-17  15m