Über uns Leah Rodriguez

Leah Rodriguez is a writer at Global Citizen. When Leah isn’t online she’s finding her way to the closet beach, cooking pescatarian meals and volunteering with an organization that provides sexual health care. She’s obsessed with her mom’s cockapoo, Marco and most other (hypoallergenic) pups. Before Global Citizen, Leah was New York Magazine’s, The Cut’s web producer and homepage editor.

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  1. Artikel: Handing Out Condoms in Schools Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV, UN Says
    Gesundheit

    Handing Out Condoms in Schools Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV, UN Says

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|19. Februar 2019

    Teens make better decisions with access and education. Mehr Lesen

  2. Artikel: Poverty and Hunger — Not Tradition — Are Now the Main Drivers of Child Marriage in South Sudan
    Frauenrechte

    Poverty and Hunger — Not Tradition — Are Now the Main Drivers of Child Marriage in South Sudan

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|19. Februar 2019

    Oxfam reports more young girls are turning to marriage in the wake of conflict. Mehr Lesen

  3. Artikel: Lebanon Just Appointed the Arab World's First Female Interior Minister
    Frauenrechte

    Lebanon Just Appointed the Arab World's First Female Interior Minister

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|19. Februar 2019

    Raya al-Hassan is ready to ensure safety for domestic violence survivors and refugees. Mehr Lesen

  4. Artikel: The New US Budget Didn't Just End the Shutdown — It Added Millions to Help the World's Most Vulnerable
    AdvocacyEntwicklungsfinanzierung & Innovation

    The New US Budget Didn't Just End the Shutdown — It Added Millions to Help the World's Most Vulnerable

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|18. Februar 2019

    The 2019 budget sees increases in foreign aid, but more needs to be done, advocates argue. Mehr Lesen

  5. Artikel: Nearly 1 in 5 Children Live in Areas Plagued by Conflict and War: Report
    Bildung

    Nearly 1 in 5 Children Live in Areas Plagued by Conflict and War: Report

    Ein Beitrag von Erica Sanchez  und  Leah Rodriguez|15. Februar 2019

    “The world is allowing this travesty to happen.” Mehr Lesen

  6. Artikel: Buying Tampons for Staff and Constituents Just Got Easier on Capitol Hill
    Wasser & Hygiene

    Buying Tampons for Staff and Constituents Just Got Easier on Capitol Hill

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|15. Februar 2019

    They can be conveniently purchased in the House’s office supply store. Mehr Lesen

  7. Artikel: Apple and Google Will Investigate Saudi App Used to Prevent Women From Traveling
    Frauenrechte

    Apple and Google Will Investigate Saudi App Used to Prevent Women From Traveling

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|14. Februar 2019

    Activists say Absher enables men to further control women under guardianship laws. Mehr Lesen

  8. Artikel: Same-Sex Couples Seek Marriage Equality in Japan With Valentine's Day Lawsuits
    Citizenship

    Same-Sex Couples Seek Marriage Equality in Japan With Valentine's Day Lawsuits

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|14. Februar 2019

    Thirteen couples are standing up to the government for their legal rights. Mehr Lesen

  9. Artikel: Hungary Faces 'Worrying Course' on Women's and Refugee Rights, Expert Says
    Frauenrechte

    Hungary Faces 'Worrying Course' on Women's and Refugee Rights, Expert Says

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|13. Februar 2019

    Advocates press the country to step up for equality. Mehr Lesen

  10. Artikel: UK Government Recommits to Ending Breast-Ironing of Young Girls
    Frauenrechte

    UK Government Recommits to Ending Breast-Ironing of Young Girls

    Ein Beitrag von Leah Rodriguez|13. Februar 2019

    Experts says stopping the abusive practice will require legislation. Mehr Lesen