About & Links

Charli is a Politics and International Relations student from the West Midlands, as well as an activist and volunteer. She is passionate about disability rights, intersectionality, mental health, equality and education (amongst other things). In 2019 she became a #iwill Ambassador for youth social action, and she is also a long-term volunteer for the Scouts.

Charli writes about many topics including disability, mental health, asexuality, autism, theatre, politics, education and youth voice.

Charli can be found on Twitter at @charli_c_ and on Instagram at @charliclement_. You can also email her – charliclement04@outlook.com

Links / Press

iwill Ambassador blog: Five tips to make opportunities inclusive

Scope: The cost of being a disabled university student

Department of Culture, Media and Sport: “Volunteering changed my life” – Charli’s Story

#iwill International Women’s Day 2020 – Identity & Safety

#iwill Ambassador Blog: Lessons from COVID-19 about disability

Student Minds: My Experience of Mental Health as a Fresher with Chronic Illnesses

BBC Bitesize: Volunteering during lockdown: “Without it I don’t know where I’d be.”

Quoted in Foreign Policy Magazine: Politicians Are Writing Off Disabled Lives Amid the Pandemic