About Daniele Selby

Daniele is a Writer and Partnerships Lead 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: Verizon Is Helping Students Bridge the Digital Divide
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    Verizon Is Helping Students Bridge the Digital Divide

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 17, 2018|Verizon

    Millions of students in the US lack access to high-speed internet and advanced technology. Read more

  2. Video: Why We Still Don’t Have Effective Tools to Fight the Flu
    PartnerHealth

    Why We Still Don’t Have Effective Tools to Fight the Flu

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 15, 2018|Johnson & Johnson

    The flu is not always seen as a high-risk infection, but it can be serious and fatal. Read more

  3. Video: This Organization Is Shattering the Stereotype of What a ‘Classic Ballerina’ Looks Like
    PartnerGirls & Women

    This Organization Is Shattering the Stereotype of What a ‘Classic Ballerina’ Looks Like

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 12, 2018|HP Inc.

    Brown Girls Do Ballet is one of 12 winners of the Girl Rising Creative Challenge, supported by HP. Read more

  4. Video: How This Kenyan Girl Refused to Let Period Stigma Hold Her Back
    PartnerGirls & Women

    How This Kenyan Girl Refused to Let Period Stigma Hold Her Back

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 11, 2018|P&G

    Today is International Day of the Girl Child, but millions of girls are still out of school. Read more

  5. Article: This Viral Photo of a Dad Changing Diapers Carries an Important Message
    Girls & Women

    This Viral Photo of a Dad Changing Diapers Carries an Important Message

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 9, 2018

    Donte Palmer is calling on dads to #squatforchange. Read more

  6. Article: Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap
    Girls & Women

    Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018

    “This isn’t just a female athlete’s story. This is every single woman’s story on planet earth.” Read more

  7. Article: Reese Witherspoon Wants to Change the Way We Tell Women's Stories
    Girls & Women

    Reese Witherspoon Wants to Change the Way We Tell Women's Stories

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018|P&G

    “It’s not just the art that’s being made, it’s how it’s being made.” Read more

  8. Article: This Model Is Shattering Stereotypes About Womanhood and Disabilities
    Citizenship

    This Model Is Shattering Stereotypes About Womanhood and Disabilities

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018|P&G

    “I’m the author, I’m the director, I’m the screenwriter of my own life,” Jillian Mercado said. Read more

  9. Article: Championing Change Is in Shawn Mendes’ Blood
    Citizenship

    Championing Change Is in Shawn Mendes’ Blood

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018

    “Any generation nowadays has the ability to change the world for the better.” Read more

  10. Article: French Man Fined $350 for Slapping Woman's Butt Under New Harassment Law
    Girls & Women

    French Man Fined $350 for Slapping Woman's Butt Under New Harassment Law

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 26, 2018

    The man made lewd comments and inappropriately touched a woman on a rush-hour bus. Read more