About Erica Sanchez

Erica Sánchez is the Spanish Editor at Global Citizen. She is a former BuzzFeed contributor and translator and a 2017 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Journalism CUNY Fellow. Her DNA test clearly shows she is a Global Citizen: from Europeans to Native Americans, she, amazingly, has ancestors all around the world!

Stories

  1. Article: Mexican Band Reik Honors Health Workers With New Video Project — and They Want You to Take Action
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    Mexican Band Reik Honors Health Workers With New Video Project — and They Want You to Take Action

    By Erica Sanchez|Sept. 15, 2020

    Take action to protect everyone from COVID-19. Read more

  2. Article: The World Is Getting Closer to Exceeding Temperature Limits Set 5 Years Ago: UN

    The World Is Getting Closer to Exceeding Temperature Limits Set 5 Years Ago: UN

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 9, 2020

    A hotter world could result in dangerous consequences. Read more

  3. Article: UK Artist Banksy Has Funded a Migrant Rescue Boat Operating in the Mediterranean

    UK Artist Banksy Has Funded a Migrant Rescue Boat Operating in the Mediterranean

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Helen Lock|Aug. 28, 2020

    The vessel set off in secrecy to avoid interception. Read more

  4. Article: Rebuilding Tourism Sector Is Key to Supporting Global Goals: UN Chief

    Rebuilding Tourism Sector Is Key to Supporting Global Goals: UN Chief

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Aug. 27, 2020

    More than 100 million jobs in the tourism sector are at risk after COVID-19. Read more

  5. Article: How the Mexican Red Cross Is Fighting COVID-19 on the Front Lines

    How the Mexican Red Cross Is Fighting COVID-19 on the Front Lines

    By Erica Sanchez|Aug. 20, 2020

    This organization is working to ensure everyone receives medical care. Read more

  6. Article: The Climate Action Project Wants Every Student to Create Solutions to Climate Change

    The Climate Action Project Wants Every Student to Create Solutions to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 14, 2020

    Students have developed solar batteries, vertical gardens, and ocean acidification experiments. Read more

  7. Article: World's Largest Vaccine Manufacturer Pledges to Make COVID-19 Vaccine Available for $3

    World's Largest Vaccine Manufacturer Pledges to Make COVID-19 Vaccine Available for $3

    By Erica SanchezPia Gralki  and  Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Aug. 7, 2020

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation donated $150 million to the Serum Institute of India. Read more

  8. Article: #WorldMaskWeek: All the Benefits of Wearing a Mask and How You Can Get Involved
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    #WorldMaskWeek: All the Benefits of Wearing a Mask and How You Can Get Involved

    By Erica SanchezHelen Lock  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 7, 2020

    Wearing a mask helps save lives. Read more

  9. Article: Rising Temperatures Could Kill More People Than All Infectious Diseases Combined: Study

    Rising Temperatures Could Kill More People Than All Infectious Diseases Combined: Study

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 4, 2020

    Countries invest in disease prevention. Why not invest in climate action, too? Read more

  10. Feature: The 3rd Annual Latin American Foto Festival Focuses on COVID-19, Inequality, and Resilience

    The 3rd Annual Latin American Foto Festival Focuses on COVID-19, Inequality, and Resilience

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Erica Sanchez|July 28, 2020

    The best photographers in Latin America are displaying their work. Read more