About David Brand

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

Stories

  1. Article: This Stunning ‘Vertical Forest’ Will House Poor Families in the Netherlands

    This Stunning ‘Vertical Forest’ Will House Poor Families in the Netherlands

    By David Brand  and  Pia Gralki|July 26, 2019

    The verdant affordable housing complex will rise high above Eindhoven. Read more

  2. Article: 13-Year-Old Called 'Trash Girl' by Bullies Wins Award for Her Work to Save the Planet

    13-Year-Old Called 'Trash Girl' by Bullies Wins Award for Her Work to Save the Planet

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  David Brand|April 11, 2019

    Nadia Sparkes will collect the Points of Light award from Theresa May on Friday. Read more

  3. Article: Violence Against Women Is Finally Illegal in Morocco

    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

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

    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

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

    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

  6. Article: Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere

    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

  7. Article: These Period GIFs Are an Adorable Way to Break Period Stigmatism

    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

  8. Article: 5 Amazing Things We Learned About Amal Clooney From That Vogue Cover Story

    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

  9. Video: This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems

    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

  10. Article: Tampons and Pads Will Soon Be Free for All New York School Girls

    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