About David Brand

David is a member of the Global Citizen editorial team. Follow him on Twitter @D4V1DBR4ND

Stories

  1. Article: Violence Against Women Is Finally Illegal in Morocco
    Girls & Women

    Violence Against Women Is Finally Illegal in Morocco

    By Daniele Selby  and  David Brand|Sept. 12, 2018

    More than 40% of women said they had experienced "an act of violence at least once." Read more

  2. Article: 7 Ways Nelson Mandela's Legacy Still Resonates Today
    Citizenship

    7 Ways Nelson Mandela's Legacy Still Resonates Today

    By Phineas RueckertDavid Brand  and  Jana Sepehr|July 16, 2018

    "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." Read more

  3. Article: The END Fund Is Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases for 1.5 Billion People
    Health

    The END Fund Is Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases for 1.5 Billion People

    By David Brand|April 12, 2018

    Global Citizen’s newest partner is helping to eradicate Neglected Tropical Diseases worldwide. Read more

  4. Article: Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere

    By David Brand|April 12, 2018

    It's a basic human rights issues that impacts women and girls the most. Read more

  5. Article: These Period GIFs Are an Adorable Way to Break Period Stigmatism
    Water & Sanitation

    These Period GIFs Are an Adorable Way to Break Period Stigmatism

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    A menstrual cup surfs a wave of blood and a uterus tells you to back off. Read more

  6. Article: 5 Amazing Things We Learned About Amal Clooney From That Vogue Cover Story
    Girls & Women

    5 Amazing Things We Learned About Amal Clooney From That Vogue Cover Story

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    She stays connected to her clients, embraces #MeToo, and knows how to party. Read more

  7. Video: This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems
    Water & Sanitation

    This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    Sanergy gives cities the vocabulary and the tools to tackle poop. Read more

  8. Article: Tampons and Pads Will Soon Be Free for All New York School Girls
    Water & Sanitation

    Tampons and Pads Will Soon Be Free for All New York School Girls

    By David Brand|April 6, 2018

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo also announced that all public bathrooms must include diaper-changing stations. Read more

  9. Article: 14 Pictures of Pain and Justice From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Pictures of Pain and Justice From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|April 6, 2018

    "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere." Read more

  10. Article: Detroit May Cut Off Water to 17,461 Households If They Don’t Pay Up
    Water & Sanitation

    Detroit May Cut Off Water to 17,461 Households If They Don’t Pay Up

    By David Brand|April 5, 2018

    The UN has already called the water shutdowns “contrary to human rights.” Read more