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: CEOs and Unions Come Together to Back Paris Climate Agreement

    CEOs and Unions Come Together to Back Paris Climate Agreement

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 3, 2019

    “We stand with the 77% of registered American voters.” Read more

  2. Article: 5 Things Countries Can Do Immediately to Significantly Lower Emissions

    5 Things Countries Can Do Immediately to Significantly Lower Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 27, 2019

    “We need quick wins.” Read more

  3. Article: Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct in Malaysia After Death of Last Living Female

    Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct in Malaysia After Death of Last Living Female

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Nov. 26, 2019

    The critically endangered animals are one step closer to extinction. Read more

  4. Article: Coldplay Won't Tour New Album Until They Figure Out How to Be Carbon Neutral

    Coldplay Won't Tour New Album Until They Figure Out How to Be Carbon Neutral

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 21, 2019

    “How can we harness the resources our tour creates and make it have a positive impact?” Read more

  5. Article: Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2019

    There are only about 400 North Atlantic right whales left in the world. Read more

  6. Article: Sea Levels Will Keep Rising Until at Least 2300

    Sea Levels Will Keep Rising Until at Least 2300

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 6, 2019

    “The bottom line is, no matter how much you emit, you commit to sea level rise.” Read more

  7. Article: Argentina Could Become the Next Dumping Ground for Plastic Waste

    Argentina Could Become the Next Dumping Ground for Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 1, 2019

    Importing plastic waste is risky business. Read more

  8. Article: A Breast Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available Within the Next 10 Years

    A Breast Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available Within the Next 10 Years

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2019

    And it could be used to tackle other cancers, too. Read more

  9. Article: Globalization Has Caused a New Malnutrition Epidemic: Report

    Globalization Has Caused a New Malnutrition Epidemic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2019

    Consuming ultra-processed foods sets children up for a range of lifelong health problems. Read more

  10. Article: 3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 15, 2019

    Their generation faces rising food insecurity due to conflict and climate change. Read more