Über uns Jerica Deck

Jerica Deck is an editorial intern at Global Citizen. She studied journalism and communications at Hampton University. Jerica can almost always be found in a library. When she’s not reading, she’s crafting a spoken word piece or lip syncing to Solange’s album. Jerica is a feminist, foodie, and a Netflix fanatic. She’s passionate about fighting inequality and advocates for human rights.

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  1. Artikel: Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds
    Wasser & Hygiene

    Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck  und  Sushmita Roy|22. März 2019

    More than 2.1 billion people around the world lack access to clean water. Mehr Lesen

  2. Artikel: These Are the 10 Happiest Countries in the World
    Citizenship

    These Are the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

    Ein Beitrag von Erica Sanchez  und  Jerica Deck|20. März 2019

    The least happy countries have higher rates of poverty. Mehr Lesen

  3. Artikel: This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment
    Frauenrechte

    This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|15. März 2019

    Less than 2% of foundation funds in the US are allocated toward curbing gender-based violence. Mehr Lesen

  4. Artikel: Zimbabwe Doctors Are on Strike Over Severe Lack of Medical Supplies
    Gesundheit

    Zimbabwe Doctors Are on Strike Over Severe Lack of Medical Supplies

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|15. März 2019

    “I am just seeing patients, make a diagnosis and send them away to die.” Mehr Lesen

  5. Artikel: The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says
    Frauenrechte

    The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says

    Ein Beitrag von Erica Sanchez  und  Jerica Deck|13. März 2019

    A NASA administrator also said the next person on the moon will 'absolutely' be a woman. Mehr Lesen

  6. Artikel: NYC Will Add 4 Statues of Trailblazing Women to Help Close a Little-Known Gender Gap
    Frauenrechte

    NYC Will Add 4 Statues of Trailblazing Women to Help Close a Little-Known Gender Gap

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|8. März 2019

    There are currently only five statues of historic women in New York City. Mehr Lesen

  7. Artikel: New Report Shows Staggering Funding Disparity Between White and Non-White US Schools
    Bildung

    New Report Shows Staggering Funding Disparity Between White and Non-White US Schools

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|28. Februar 2019

    Predominantly white school districts are receiving $23 billion a year more than non-white districts. Mehr Lesen

  8. Artikel: UN Raises $2.6 Billion for Yemen Crisis — But Needs Billions More
    Hunger & Ernährungssicherheit

    UN Raises $2.6 Billion for Yemen Crisis — But Needs Billions More

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|27. Februar 2019

    About 80,000 children under the age of 5 have died of starvation. Mehr Lesen

  9. Artikel: Serena Williams Narrated This Powerful Ad During the Oscars and It Hit Everyone in the Feelings
    Frauenrechte

    Serena Williams bringt in diesem Nike-Werbespot auf den Punkt, wie stark Frauen wirklich sind

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|25. Februar 2019

    "Ihr wollt mir das Spiel wegnehmen, weil ich eine Frau bin? Das ist nicht fair." Mehr Lesen

  10. Artikel: 10 Trailblazers Past and Present to Celebrate This Black History Month
    Citizenship

    10 Trailblazers Past and Present to Celebrate This Black History Month

    Ein Beitrag von Jerica Deck|22. Februar 2019

    From leaders of the Civil Rights Movement to today's history makers, you should know these names. Mehr Lesen