Antarctic Expedition Travel Log:

I thought it was about to time to post more about the expedition that I went on to the Antarctic in March this year as an Antarctic Youth Ambassador. Below is the travel log that I wrote during the expedition, for more blog posts and video blogs from the expedition check out the expedition blog: … Continue reading

Antarctic Youth Ambassador Program Mini Documentary

Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to be selected for the opportunity of a lifetime to journey to Antarctica on expedition with polar explorer Robert Swan. The expedition was aimed at skilling up young environmental leaders to be able to champion sustainability projects in their home communities. This is a mini documentary that I … Continue reading

Sustaining the Antarctic Spell

The ship creaks and rolls from side to side. As I lie in bed, incredibly seasick, I begin to wonder why I have signed up to sail across one of the most dangerous oceans in the world. The Drake Passage, an ocean crossing feared by many a hardened sailor for its strong winds, big waves … Continue reading

A Journey South, as far south as it is possible to go

Antarctica. The stuff of legends. Of Polar explorers battling against the elements in unsuitable tailored tweed with husky dogs and sledges. Over six months ago I received an email that changed my life. I often apply for many various programs and from over the one hundred applications I send in I surprisingly am selected for a few things. This … Continue reading

Antarctic Youth Ambassadors Unite to Fight Climate Change

Bella Papadopoulou Dobrowolska and Morgan Pettersson are in a group of 30 young environmental ambassadors about to go on a trip to Antarctica. The two filed this story about the project. We are in a group of thirty young people who are about to embark on an expedition to Antarctica to try to raise awareness about the environmental … Continue reading

Go South

“The greatest threat to our world is the belief that someone else will save it” Robert Swan (OBE), polar explorer. This statement sums up my life outlook currently. We all have the power to work towards making a positive change to our earth and our environment and yet so many people don’t think that their … Continue reading