About Daniele Selby

Daniele is an Editorial Coordinator at Global Citizen. She believes that education and the equal provision of human rights will empower change. She studied music and psychology at Vassar before earning her Masters of International Affairs at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs. Daniele 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: Why Olympian Michelle Kwan Credits Her Mom With Her Success
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    Why Olympian Michelle Kwan Credits Her Mom With Her Success

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 19, 2018|P&G

    Kwan is the most decorated figure skater in US history — and so much more. Read more

  2. Article: CVS Is Banning Photoshopped Photos for Product Promotion
    Girls & Women

    CVS Is Banning Photoshopped Photos for Product Promotion

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 18, 2018

    CVS won’t use altered photos to promote its products and encouraged other brands to do the same. Read more

  3. Article: L’Oreal’s Newest Hair Model Wears a Hijab
    Girls & Women

    L’Oreal’s Newest Hair Model Wears a Hijab

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 18, 2018

    “Why is it presumed that women that don’t show their hair don’t look after it?” Read more

  4. Video: At Work, Your Talent Is All That Should Matter, HP Says
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    At Work, Your Talent Is All That Should Matter, HP Says

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 18, 2018|HP Inc.

    The tech company is combating unconscious biases by reinventing mindsets. Read more

  5. Article: The Golden Globes’ Black Gowns Will Be Auctioned Off to Benefit 'Time's Up'
    Girls & Women

    The Golden Globes’ Black Gowns Will Be Auctioned Off to Benefit 'Time's Up'

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 17, 2018

    Set your alarm for Friday morning. Read more

  6. Article: Yazidi Refugees Fleeing ISIS Have Found Home in This Surprising US City
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    Yazidi Refugees Fleeing ISIS Have Found Home in This Surprising US City

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 16, 2018

    ISIS systematically raped and enslaved thousands of Yazidi women and displaced 500,000 people. Read more

  7. Article: Michigan Judge Dismisses the Most Serious Charge in the US’s First FGM Case
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Judge Dismisses the Most Serious Charge in the US’s First FGM Case

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 16, 2018

    The two doctors at the center of the case are accused of performing FGM on 7-year-old girls. Read more

  8. Article: A Ban by a 'River God' May Keep Ghanaian Girls Out of School During Their Periods
    Girls & Women

    A Ban by a 'River God' May Keep Ghanaian Girls Out of School During Their Periods

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 12, 2018

    About 95% of Ghanaian girls in rural areas have missed school during their periods — before the ban. Read more

  9. Article: This Nigerian Man Offered Free ‘Female Circumcisions’ on Facebook — Now He’s Advocating Against FGM
    Girls & Women

    This Nigerian Man Offered Free ‘Female Circumcisions’ on Facebook — Now He’s Advocating Against FGM

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2018

    He posted graphic images of previous procedures, prompting backlash. Read more

  10. Article: Uber Wants to Put Women Behind the Wheel in Saudi Arabia
    Girls & Women

    Uber Wants to Put Women Behind the Wheel in Saudi Arabia

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2018

    Female drivers would also give women riders who are uncomfortable with male drivers more options. Read more