About Ari Medina

Ari is currently pursuing a Masters in Public Administration - specializing in International Policy and Management at NYU Wagner. She has a Bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland and has spent the past three years working at various non-profits. Most importantly, she loves to travel, is a history nerd, and finds nothing more enjoyable than going to the movies.

Why Ari Medina is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I believe everyone deserves to live a life with freedom, peace, and justice.

Stories

  1. Article: Congratulations to Gayle Smith, USAID’s newest Administrator!
    Citizenship

    Congratulations to Gayle Smith, USAID’s newest Administrator!

    By Ari Medina|Dec. 2, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    Take action and show your support of Gayle Smith's leadership. Read more

  2. Video: The world needs modern energy
    Environment

    The world needs modern energy

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 29, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    US Congressman Engel champions this cause and explains why you should too Read more

  3. Video: The United States stands for Global Health
    Health

    The United States stands for Global Health

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 19, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    US Senator Chris Murphy tells us why Read more

  4. Video: Ending global inequality requires US leadership
    Citizenship

    Ending global inequality requires US leadership

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 10, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    US Congressman Rangel highlights why inequality undermines development. Read more

  5. Article: Will a new era of politics begin in Argentina?
    Citizenship

    Will a new era of politics begin in Argentina?

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 9, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    Presidential elections head into a runoff November 22nd Read more

  6. Article: United States leadership is key to achieving the Global Goals
    Citizenship

    United States leadership is key to achieving the Global Goals

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 6, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    Everyone has a vital role to play in ending poverty by 2030. Read more

  7. Article: The growing epidemic of femicide and impunity
    Girls & Women

    The growing epidemic of femicide and impunity

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 5, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    We’ve got to start paying attention to this crisis in Mexico Read more

  8. Video: Here's why we should leave #noonehungry
    Food & Hunger

    Here's why we should leave #noonehungry

    By Ari Medina|Nov. 3, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    How the US can help end extreme hunger by 2030. Read more

  9. Video: It's Time to #ActOnClimate
    Environment

    It's Time to #ActOnClimate

    By Ari Medina|Oct. 30, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    US Congressman Lieu reminds us why climate change matters Read more

  10. Article: US Congressman Jim McGovern champions World Food Day
    Food & Hunger

    US Congressman Jim McGovern champions World Food Day

    By Ari Medina|Oct. 23, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    Let’s keep the momentum going and support efforts to end hunger around the world Read more