About Caryn Carver

Caryn Carver is an Audio-Visual Content Creator for Global Citizen. Prior to working at Global Citizen, she worked for a nonprofit consulting firm where she learned a lot about what is and isn't working to help eradicate poverty. She then spent a year living and working in South America where she developed a deeper passion for global issues, especially human rights. Caryn also loves to sing about what she is doing, search for the best cheap eats, and daydream about the next place she will visit.

Why Caryn Carver is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I believe in the power of working together and educating one another to create lasting change.

Stories

  1. Article: Everything to Know About Global Goal 6: Clean Water & Sanitation
    Citizenship

    Everything to Know About Global Goal 6: Clean Water & Sanitation

    By Caryn Carver|Aug. 31, 2016

    Access to clean water is essential for life. Read more

  2. Article: Nadia Murad Tells Her Story – Escaping Sex Slavery to Protect Yazidi Women
    Girls & Women

    Nadia Murad Tells Her Story – Escaping Sex Slavery to Protect Yazidi Women

    By Caryn Carver  and  Megha Cherian |July 20, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "I’ve been urging people to not only listen to the story but to do what they can to help." - Nadia Read more

  3. Video: Which Oscar nominee can you get to #PledgeForParity at this Sunday's Academy Awards?
    Girls & Women

    Which Oscar nominee can you get to #PledgeForParity at this Sunday's Academy Awards?

    By Caryn Carver|Feb. 22, 2016

    Because more influential men and women need to speak up about the gender pay gap. Read more

  4. Article: Former CEO of Invisible Children, Inc. talks activism, child soldiers, and Joseph Kony
    Citizenship

    Former CEO of Invisible Children, Inc. talks activism, child soldiers, and Joseph Kony

    By Caryn Carver|Feb. 12, 2016

    Global Citizen sat down with activist Ben Keesey. Here's what he said. Read more

  5. Article: Denmark approves harsh measures for asylum seekers
    Citizenship

    Denmark approves harsh measures for asylum seekers

    By Caryn Carver|Jan. 27, 2016

    Making Denmark look unattractive to far more than just those fleeing Syria. Read more

  6. Article: This company came up with a brilliant way to generate clean energy
    Environment

    This company came up with a brilliant way to generate clean energy

    By Caryn Carver|Jan. 26, 2016

    In one of the most unique places in the world. Read more

  7. Article: A cure for Ebola could be within reach!
    Health

    A cure for Ebola could be within reach!

    By Caryn Carver|Jan. 20, 2016

    Gavi has just signed an advance purchase agreement for a promising Ebola vaccine. Read more

  8. Article: France bans the use of super skinny models
    Girls & Women

    France bans the use of super skinny models

    By Caryn Carver|Jan. 20, 2016

    And in doing so, the country has sent a powerful message. Read more

  9. Article: 5 (foolproof) tips for avoiding hate speech on Facebook
    Citizenship

    5 (foolproof) tips for avoiding hate speech on Facebook

    By Caryn Carver|Jan. 20, 2016

    1/ Don't be a bigot. Read more

  10. Article: Another US governor vows to defund Planned Parenthood
    Health

    Another US governor vows to defund Planned Parenthood

    By Caryn Carver|Jan. 14, 2016

    But there could be a silver lining. Read more