Steph Gaydon is a qualitative researcher with over 15 years experience in the social research and NGO space in the UK and global south. She is passionate about using participatory research models for good, particularly in supporting underserved communities, gender and youth research. She is a co-founder of Selah Collective and is currently based in Thailand.


How we sparked a peer-led national conversation to amplify youth voices for the G7

Day 1, 23 March, 1.30pm

This session is co-delivered by Future Leaders Network and the Selah Collective.


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