Alka and Krisha, an aunt and niece team exploring stories of inspirational change, Covering lifestyle, professional, transformational, and life interruptions. Uplifting and inclusive, celebrating the good that comes out of the scariest of changes.
Another 15 amazing guests!
We've reached the end of Season 2 and we couldn't be more proud than to end with an episode featuring the incredible Gulnaz Zhuzbaeva A passionate and transformational campaigner for disability rights, Gulnaz is leading the way for access to learning and development for the blind community in Kyrgyzstan. She is without doubt a role model and an inspiration.
This season continues with a powerhouse of guests. Dropping later this week, we have a phenomenal episode with Hollywood Mental Health Expert, Actor, Comedian, & Writer, Dr Kojo Sarfo. We can't wait to release it and to hear your thoughts on the vital conversations we have around Mental Health and Wellbeing.
Jasvinder Sanghera, CBE is a British author and campaigner against forced marriages and abuse. The founder of Karma Nirvana, Jasvinder joins us on Changing Platforms to share her own family experiences and story of escape as well as her reflections on other victims of Honour Based Abuse in the UK and further afield.
Trigger Warning: mental and physical abuse, suicide, death.
"Saghi, is a brave lady to say the least..." - just one of our many comments on our most recent episode. A huge thank you to Saghi Ghahraman for opening up about her life so honestly and reflecting so openly. Her episode is available on Spotify now - take a listen today! We love hearing your feedback too - let us know what you think by dropping us a DM or emailing on email@example.com
The dedication, skill and compassion of NHS workers has been more visible in the pandemic than ever before. This episode we reflect on the power of the NHS with the legend that is Professor Dame Elizabeth Anionwu. 'Cool, Black and Exceptional', Elizabeth is insightful, reflective and has truly positive vibes. (Permission to use photo provided by Dame Elizabeth Anionwu.)
What to learn more about HIV? Take a listen to Mr G’s episode on Changing Platforms. Although there are no contact details shown for Mr G, he is happy to talk to anyone who needs help and advice on the subject of HIV. Inbox us at Changing Platforms Podcast or contact me on this page and we will be delighted to connect you.
March has been a very exciting month for our next guest Manasi Joshi. Recently becoming the new para badminton World No.1 is no easy feat but Manasi is someone who exudes hard work, determination and sheer commitment to her sport!
We had a wonderful conversation about Manasi's love of Badminton, her eager work ethic and her hopes for a more inclusive future.
Our next episode, Changing Platforms with Joslyn, is available on Spotify. Joslyn describes herself sometimes as a MOMBIE (a cross between a Mum and a Zombie) but we think she's an absolute woman on fire! With great music from Alabama Shakes, Alicia Keys and Rachel Platten alongside a wonderful story, you really don't want to miss out on this one.
We hear from Pashtana Durrani who co-founded LEARN in remote communities in Kandahar, Afghanistan to promote digital literacy for children and train adolescent girls in menstrual hygiene management & reproductive health. With support from the Malala Fund Pashtana expanded her work to eighteen public schools in Kandahar impacting over 7,000 learners. In this episode, she talks candidly with us about her thoughts on education for Afghan girls, the situation for her organisation and s
Changing Platforms Podcast Season 2 Episode 2 is available now!
We recorded this episode a few weeks back and the power of Oluyemi's mindset has been our hearts ever since. This woman, Oluyemi Adetiba Orija is incredible and we are so humbled she is speaking on the podcast with us! Give it a listen and let us know what you think!
Ever wondered what the gender gap looks like out at sea? Hear from Team Ocean Grow'n in our first episode of Season 2! Lisa and Nina are phenomenal seafarers taking on The World's Toughest Row ... The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge! This episode is full of positive vibes as Lisa and Nini talk us through diversity and inclusion, challenge and preparation as well as what music gets them both inspired and moving!
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