Young activists recognized for their life-changing work in Canon Young Champion of the Year awards

Global Good Awards
(Image credit: Global Good Awards / Canon)

Raheen Fatima and Manyasiri 'Pear' Chotbunwong have emerged as the winners of this year's prestigious Canon Young Champion of the Year contest at the Global Good Awards 2023. 

Now in its fourth year,  The Global Good Awards recognizes businesses, NGOs, charities, and social enterprises that are leading the way in purpose-driven sustainability and ethical leadership. This year Canon and the Global Good Awards joined forces for to highlight young individuals who are creating positive change.  The Canon Young Champion of the Year Award invites anyone under 21 to share their stories of driving social and environmental change. 

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.