creating impact

Launch of 2024 Impact report

The Access to Inspiration podcast, a not-for-profit platform dedicated to uplifting and motivating listeners through compelling conversations is proud to announce the release of its 2024 Impact Report, highlighting the podcast’s achievements and measuring how it creates a social impact. The findings underscore the significance of the guest experience. Notably, over 40% of Access to…

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Bonus Episode – Launch of 2024 Impact Report

In this bonus episode of the Access to Inspiration podcast, host Sue Stockdale announces the release of the 2024 Impact Report, highlighting the podcast’s achievements and how it creates a social impact. ¬†Listeners share their love for the inspiring conversations and the hidden gems found in each episode. Notable key points from the report are:…

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Reduce plastic additives for recycling

Episode 127 of the Access to Inspiration podcast highlights the importance of reducing plastic additives for recycling in order to address the challenges of plastic waste management. The speaker Monique Maissan, discusses the various types of plastics and the additives that are added to them for marketing and branding purposes. These additives make it difficult…

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Persistence leads to positive change

Persistence leads to positive change. This is a powerful message that is exemplified in the work of Sofia Heinonen, a conservationist who has dedicated her life to restoring ecosystems in Argentina. Through her organisation, Rewilding Argentina, Sofia has been able to bring back biodiversity to the Ibera Wetlands, a region that was once devoid of…

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Impact goes beyond profit

Impact goes beyond profit. This is a key theme that emerges from the podcast episode 125 featuring Lucy Constable Fernandez, Managing Director of Raleigh International. In the conversation, Lucy discusses the transition of Raleigh International from a charity to a limited company, highlighting the importance of maintaining the organisation’s vision, mission, and positive impact on…

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Impact through empowerment and action

Reanne Olivier’s journey described on episode 119 from a psychology major at Stellenbosch University to the co-founder of Africa Matters Initiative demonstrates the impact that empowerment and action can have on individuals and communities. Her willingness to follow the path that led her to South Africa and to embrace the opportunities that came her way…

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Education transforms lives and communities

One of the key themes that emerges from Kate Leeming’s story on episode 118 of the podcast is the transformative power of education. Throughout her expeditions, Kate consistently seeks to make a difference in the places she travels through, particularly in the lives of children and communities affected by various challenges. Education becomes the vehicle…

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102. Jojo Mehta: Making change through policy and law

In this episode, host Sue Stockdale interviews Jojo Mehta, the co-founder and executive director of Stop Ecocide International. Jojo talks about the organisations mission of advocating for the criminalisation of ecocide and make the destruction of nature a global crime. She shares her experiences and some of the obstacles she faced while inspiring and influencing…

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91. Pierre Heistein: Recording the story of the Atuel River

Pierre Heistein talks to Brendan Davis, from episode 58,¬†about the documentary film he made telling the story of Atuel River in Mendoza region, Argentina. In 2020 there were protests against the overturning of a water protection law that had successfully kept water-intensive mining projects out of the Mendoza province, the largest wine-producing region in Latin…

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Access to Inspiration publishes its first Impact Report

The Access to Inspiration podcast has published its first Impact Report measuring the effect that the series has had on listeners, guests, and those who work on the show. The podcast which launched in 2020, is now ranked in the top 10% of shows globally, according to Listen Notes, It was co-founded as a non-profit…

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