About Daniele Selby

Daniele is the associate editor at Global Citizen. A passionate human rights advocate, she believes that big change starts with small actions. Daniele studied music and psychology at Vassar before earning her Masters of International Affairs at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs. She brings with her an unhealthy love of chili and chocolate, and a small, fluffy dog from the Little Red Dot (Singapore) to the Big Apple.

Stories

  1. Article: These Powerful Photos Show What It’s Like to Be a Girl in One of the World’s Largest Refugee Camps
    PartnerGirls & Women

    These Powerful Photos Show What It’s Like to Be a Girl in One of the World’s Largest Refugee Camps

    By Daniele Selby|June 19, 2019

    Nasro is a Somali refugee living in Kenya’s Dadaab camp, one of the world’s largest refugee camps. Read more

  2. Article: Indian Special Court Finds 6 Guilty in Brutal Rape of 8-Year-Old Girl
    Girls & Women

    Indian Special Court Finds 6 Guilty in Brutal Rape of 8-Year-Old Girl

    By Daniele Selby|June 10, 2019

    “Unfortunately, a fair and swift trial in cases of sexual violence remains the exception.” Read more

  3. Article: HP Is Turning Ocean Plastic Into New Products and Empowering Women
    PartnerEnvironment

    HP Is Turning Ocean Plastic Into New Products and Empowering Women

    By Daniele Selby|June 8, 2019|HP Inc.

    HP has already turned more than 700,000 pounds of ocean-bound plastic into ink cartridges & hardware Read more

  4. Article: This Woman Is on a Mission to Visit Every Country in the World and Fight Plastic Waste
    Environment

    This Woman Is on a Mission to Visit Every Country in the World and Fight Plastic Waste

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|June 7, 2019

    Jessica Nabongo is set to be the first black woman to visit every country in the world. Read more

  5. Article: New Study Showing Scale of FGM in Saudi Arabia Surprises Rights Activists
    Girls & Women

    New Study Showing Scale of FGM in Saudi Arabia Surprises Rights Activists

    By Daniele Selby|June 6, 2019

    “We knew women and girls were being cut in Saudi Arabia but not to such a large extent.” Read more

  6. Article: Japanese Women Are Protesting Required High Heels in the Workplace
    Girls & Women

    Japanese Women Are Protesting Required High Heels in the Workplace

    By Daniele Selby|June 5, 2019

    Thousands have rallied behind the #KuToo campaign to ban sexist work dress codes. Read more

  7. Video: Pantene Has Created a Tool to Help Fight Biases in Internet Searches
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Pantene Has Created a Tool to Help Fight Biases in Internet Searches

    By Daniele Selby|June 5, 2019|P&G

    The brand’s search engine tool is helping to increase representation. Read more

  8. Video: How a Career in Technology Empowered This South African Woman
    PartnerEducation

    How a Career in Technology Empowered This South African Woman

    By Daniele Selby|June 3, 2019|Cisco

    Soso Luningo grew up in a house without electricity; today she’s the head of an IT department. Read more

  9. Article: Scientists Just Discovered How to Kill Malaria Mosquitoes With Spider Venom
    Health

    Scientists Just Discovered How to Kill Malaria Mosquitoes With Spider Venom

    By Daniele Selby|May 31, 2019

    "The results are very good. This could save many lives." Read more

  10. Article: 14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|May 24, 2019

    From Malawi to India, people cast their votes in elections this week. Read more