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: Why the US Withdrawal From the UN Human Rights Council Matters
    Citizenship

    Why the US Withdrawal From the UN Human Rights Council Matters

    By Daniele Selby|June 21, 2018

    "It's both puzzling and disconcerting to people who care about human rights worldwide." Read more

  2. Article: The Cast of 'Handmaid's Tale' Reads Heartbreaking, True Stories of Sexual Violence
    Girls & Women

    The Cast of 'Handmaid's Tale' Reads Heartbreaking, True Stories of Sexual Violence

    June 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This is not fiction. Read more

  3. Article: World Health Organization No Longer Classifies Being Trans as 'Mental Illness'
    Health

    World Health Organization No Longer Classifies Being Trans as 'Mental Illness'

    June 21, 2018

    The United Nations health agency said the change would improve social acceptance. Read more

  4. Article: What Trump's Executive Order on the Separation of Migrant Families Does — and What It Doesn't Do
    Citizenship

    What Trump's Executive Order on the Separation of Migrant Families Does — and What It Doesn't Do

    By Daniele Selby|June 21, 2018

    Trump’s order does not reunite already separated families and could mean indefinite detention. Read more

Global Issues