Media

Ruth is regularly featured in the media and asked to key note at events around the UK, here you will find a few examples of her articles and her talks.

Reasons To Be Cheerful: Twitter

Reasons To Be Cheerful: Podcast

Speech: NCVO National Conference 2019

Article: Black, Brilliant and Manc

The story of Manchester's black community is rich, varied and long - dating back to the 17th century.

Article: Put Her Forward

Between June-July 2018 the put her forward team travelled England asking the public to nominate women they found inspirational.

Article: Imposter Syndrome

Despite her high profile and impressive achievements, Ruth Ibegbuna still wrestles with her inner voice that makes her feel unworthy

Article: On Youth, Time Out

Time Out interview RECLAIM CEO, Ruth Ibegbuna, about her book ‘On Youth’.

Article: Virgin Blog

At the start of 2015, Ruth Ibegbuna talks about the year ahead and the launch of ‘On Youth’.

Article: Pilot Light, Reluctant CEO

RECLAIM CEO Ruth Ibegbuna speaks about her journey of becoming a CEO.

Article: Child Sexual Exploitation

Ruth Ibegbuna details some honest and horrific truths about the failures of child services, which are supposed to protect young people.

Article: 10 Inspiring Female Politicians and Activists Who Are Changing Britain

Across the UK, powerful women are campaigning tirelessly for change and paving the way for greater equality and representation.

Article: The Woman Fighting Greater Manchester’s ‘Postcode Discrimination’ For A Decade

‘At meetings if I stand and say ‘Moss Side’, there’s still an audible intake of breath. If you know the area, that’s ridiculous’

Talk: Manchester University

Ruth speaking at a graduation ceremony for Manchester University

Article: ‘Terrifying young people about knife crime is not the answer’

More resources are needed to boost teenagers’ confidence and self-belief, says former head of the charity Reclaim in an interview with Angel Neustatter of The Guardian.

Talk: 5 X 15

Ruth speaking at 5 x 15 in London – “We need to shine a light in the corners of society that no one is looking at.” – Ruth

Talk: London Peace Talks

Ruth speaking at 5 x 15 in London –