Global Citizen is a community of people like you

People who want to learn about and take action on the world’s biggest challenges. Extreme poverty ends with you.

Take Action

Most recent

  1. Article: Bill Gates: African Nations Can Have Great Healthcare Despite Poverty
    Health

    Bill Gates: African Nations Can Have Great Healthcare Despite Poverty

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 19, 2019

    African leaders met to launch a united drive to ensure everyone can access healthcare. Read more

  2. Article: Leading Kenyan Scientist Says This Is What Africa Needs to Do to End Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    Leading Kenyan Scientist Says This Is What Africa Needs to Do to End Hunger

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 19, 2019

    More than 243 million people are undernourished. Read more

  3. Article: New York City Is Making 'Hair Discrimination' Illegal
    Citizenship

    New York City Is Making 'Hair Discrimination' Illegal

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 18, 2019

    Black women are twice as likely to feel pressured to straighten their hair than white women. Read more

  4. Article: Farmers in Botswana Turn to Temp Jobs as Droughts Devastate the Country
    Environment

    Farmers in Botswana Turn to Temp Jobs as Droughts Devastate the Country

    Feb. 18, 2019

    Botswana's government introduces new drought management strategy to aid farmers at risk. Read more

Global Issues