About David Ambuel

David Ambuel is a U.S. Policy and Advocacy Associate at The Global Poverty Project. He is a new transplant to New York, and when he isn’t walking around exploring the city, he is planning his next travel adventure.

Why David Ambuel is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I believe that the ability to access basic necessities and services is a human right.

Stories

  1. Article: Major Education Bill Gets Closer to Becoming Law in US Congress
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    Major Education Bill Gets Closer to Becoming Law in US Congress

    By David Ambuel |March 22, 2017

    The US Senate introduces the READ Act and moves the bill one step closer to becoming law! Read more

  2. Article: 15 GOP Leaders Who Are Speaking Out Against Trump's Executive Order
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    15 GOP Leaders Who Are Speaking Out Against Trump's Executive Order

    By Judith Rowland  and  David Ambuel |Jan. 30, 2017

    Here are some Republican members of congress who have stood up to President Trump Read more

  3. Article: The READ Act Was Just Introduced in the House of Representatives!
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    The READ Act Was Just Introduced in the House of Representatives!

    By David Ambuel |Jan. 23, 2017

    Time to take action to fight for quality education. Share your support for the READ Act. Read more

  4. Article: New York Proposes Free Public College for Close to a Million Families
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    New York Proposes Free Public College for Close to a Million Families

    By David Ambuel |Jan. 9, 2017

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposes plan to provide free tuition to families in need. Read more

  5. Article: The Education for All Act Stops Short Before Passing the US Senate
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    The Education for All Act Stops Short Before Passing the US Senate

    By David Ambuel |Dec. 21, 2016

    After a long battle, the Education for All Act, or EFA, came up just short of becoming law. Read more

  6. Article: The Education For All Act Comes 1 Step Closer to Law!
    Education

    The Education For All Act Comes 1 Step Closer to Law!

    By David Ambuel |Dec. 6, 2016

    This bill will help 263 million kids get an education. Read more

  7. Article: U.S. House of Representatives Just Voted to Provide Education for All!
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    U.S. House of Representatives Just Voted to Provide Education for All!

    By Judith Rowland  and  David Ambuel |Sept. 7, 2016

    Standing for world’s poor, Congress passes the Education for All Act in the House of Representatives Read more

  8. Article: Good News! The Education for All Act Is Coming to a Vote This Week
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    Good News! The Education for All Act Is Coming to a Vote This Week

    By David Ambuel |Sept. 5, 2016

    H.R. 4481 helps people everywhere gain access to a good education. Read more

  9. Article: First Hurdles Cleared in Legislative Fight for Education for All
    Education

    First Hurdles Cleared in Legislative Fight for Education for All

    By David Ambuel  and  Tom Guettler|Aug. 4, 2016

    Big News: Legislation ensuring quality basic education is making progress. Read more

  10. Article: “Together, Stronger” A day with Caterpillar
    Health

    “Together, Stronger” A day with Caterpillar

    By David Ambuel |April 17, 2016|Global Poverty Project

    Hear about Global Citizen's tour stop in Peoria, IL Read more