Real Change Takes Lasting Support

24 April 2018
Our Co-CEO and Co-Founder Duncan reflects on the last decade at StreetInvest

Today is the International Day for Street Children which sees the launch of StreetInvest’s “Real Change takes Lasting Support” campaign, which is part of our 10th Anniversary “celebrations”. Today also marks almost exactly 12 years since I left the finance world and moved to the development sector, joining a very small charity supporting street children after the behemoth that is JPMorgan.

So, 10 years after...

Happy International Women's Day 2018!

8 March 2018
This International Women’s Day StreetInvest wants to say a HUGE thank you to all the amazing women across the StreetInvest network. Their work enables some of the most hard to reach and excluded children to access their rights, be safer on the streets and foster a sense of belonging to their communities, without renouncing their connections to the street. To mark today, here a four women who have dedicated their lives to supporting children in Kenya, the UK and India.

Poppy: StreetInvest...

International Day of the Girl

11 October 2017
The world’s 1.1 billion girls are a source of power, energy, and creativity – and the millions of girls in street situations are no exception. Many who work with street connected children for the first time perceive children living on the street as in crisis, but it quickly becomes apparent that many young people can make a life for themselves on the streets and go through periods of relative stability. Dangers and risks are never far away however and crisis points can included not having...

An historic day for street children

6 July 2017
Ten years ago, StreetInvest was established in order to achieve one goal: for a trustworthy adult in the life of every street child. We are delighted to share the news that this month the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child has published G...