About Catherine Caruso

Catherine Caruso is the Editorial Intern at Global Citizen. She has a degree in English from Syracuse University. Prior to Global Citizen, Catherine worked as a writer for Inquisitr.

Stories

  1. Article: How This Relief Organization Is Helping Health Facilities on the Front Lines Fight COVID-19

    How This Relief Organization Is Helping Health Facilities on the Front Lines Fight COVID-19

    By Catherine Caruso|June 16, 2020

    Americares is stepping up for frontline health workers. Read more

  2. Article: The Threat of a 'Sixth Mass Extinction' Is Accelerating, Study Finds

    The Threat of a 'Sixth Mass Extinction' Is Accelerating, Study Finds

    By Catherine Caruso  and  Adam Critchley|June 5, 2020

    More than 500 wildlife species are facing extinction. Read more

  3. Article: COVID-19's Disproportionate Impact on People of Color Must Be Addressed, UN Rights Chief Says

    COVID-19's Disproportionate Impact on People of Color Must Be Addressed, UN Rights Chief Says

    By Catherine Caruso|June 3, 2020

    “Urgent steps need to be taken.” Read more

  4. Article: Justin Trudeau and World Leaders Call for Unity at UN COVID-19 Recovery Meeting

    Justin Trudeau and World Leaders Call for Unity at UN COVID-19 Recovery Meeting

    By Catherine Caruso|May 29, 2020

    The meeting aimed to find ways to help countries recover from COVID-19. Read more

  5. Article: Why Diagnostic Testing Is Crucial in the Fight Against COVID-19

    Why Diagnostic Testing Is Crucial in the Fight Against COVID-19

    By Catherine Caruso|May 29, 2020

    Mass testing helps contain the spread of the virus. Read more

  6. Article: UN Plans to Ramp Up Health Services for Refugees During COVID-19

    UN Plans to Ramp Up Health Services for Refugees During COVID-19

    By Catherine Caruso|May 22, 2020

    The agreement from the WHO and UNHCR will help protect forcibly displaced people from COVID-19. Read more

  7. Article: COVID-19 Is Devastating World’s Indigenous Communities Beyond the Immediate Health Threat

    COVID-19 Is Devastating World’s Indigenous Communities Beyond the Immediate Health Threat

    By Catherine Caruso|May 21, 2020

    “Indigenous peoples are being denied their freedom of expression and association.” Read more

  8. Article: Climate Change Is Increasing People's Exposure to Cancer-Causing Substances: Report

    Climate Change Is Increasing People's Exposure to Cancer-Causing Substances: Report

    By Catherine Caruso|May 18, 2020

    Extreme heat and natural disasters can increase the number of carcinogens in the air. Read more

  9. Article: UN Officials Call for End to Violence and Discrimination Against LGBTQ+ People

    UN Officials Call for End to Violence and Discrimination Against LGBTQ+ People

    By Catherine Caruso|May 18, 2020

    “Together, let us stand united against discrimination.” Read more

  10. Article: The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    By Catherine Caruso|May 15, 2020

    A draft of the proposal will be released next week. Read more