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: Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases
    Health

    Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 21, 2018

    In July, Papua New Guinea experienced its first outbreak of vaccine-derived polio in 18 years. Read more

  2. Article: The US Is the Only Wealthy Nation That's Becoming Less Livable: Report
    Citizenship

    The US Is the Only Wealthy Nation That's Becoming Less Livable: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 20, 2018

    Only five other countries declined. Read more

  3. Article: Yet Another Malaysian Teen Married Off to Man Nearly Three Times Her Age
    Girls & Women

    Yet Another Malaysian Teen Married Off to Man Nearly Three Times Her Age

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 20, 2018

    Her father said he was driven by poverty to marry the 15-year-old off. Read more

  4. Feature: These Stunning Photos Show the Roles of Coal and Ice in Climate Change
    FeatureEnvironment

    These Stunning Photos Show the Roles of Coal and Ice in Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Sept. 20, 2018

    The free exhibit runs through Sept. 23. Read more

Global Issues