The Changemakers 2022

Issue 1495

The Changemakers 2022

Every year The Big Issue Changemakers series highlights the great and good, the innovators and agitators who look out for the less fortunate.

This year’s edition is jam-packed full of the individuals and organisations making a positive difference, split across eleven categories:

  • Housing and homelessness
  • Education
  • The prison system
  • Worker’s rights
  • Digital inclusion
  • Arts
  • Social justice
  • Health and sport
  • Anti-poverty
  • Environment
  • Refugees and asylum system


  • TV editor Adrian Lobb does a root-and-branch analysis of David Attenborough’s new series The Green Planet
  • Music columnist Deb Grant details the lasting legacy of Charles Mingus
  • Vendor Ian Duff pays tribute to his beloved dog Boycie, who sadly died on Christmas Day

Plus much more – don’t miss it!