About Gabrielle Deonath

Gabrielle Deonath is an editorial intern at Global Citizen. She graduated from Adelphi University, earning a degree in Communications with a concentration in journalism. Gabrielle has a passion for telling stories through journalism and creative writing. Through her work, she hopes to give a voice to those without a platform and highlight unadulterated narratives of marginalized and minority communities.

Stories

  1. Article: Experts Say We Can End Malaria by 2050 — Here's How

    Experts Say We Can End Malaria by 2050 — Here's How

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 9, 2019

    Though ambitious, experts say it is achievable with collaboration among the global health community. Read more

  2. Article: Hundreds of Mexicans Protested Gender-Based Violence in a Silent March

    Hundreds of Mexicans Protested Gender-Based Violence in a Silent March

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 9, 2019

    An average of 10 women are murdered every day in Mexico. Read more

  3. Article: Demonstrations and Destruction: 14 Powerful Pictures of a World in Flux This Week

    Demonstrations and Destruction: 14 Powerful Pictures of a World in Flux This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 6, 2019

    From extreme weather and the climate crisis to citizens demanding change. Read more

  4. Article: Facebook's New Feature Makes It Easier for Users to Find Accurate Information About Vaccines

    Facebook's New Feature Makes It Easier for Users to Find Accurate Information About Vaccines

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 6, 2019

    Informational pop-ups will help combat the myths powering the growing anti-vaxxer movement. Read more

  5. Article: India Will Ban Plastic Bags, Cups, and Straws Around the Country, Officials Say

    India Will Ban Plastic Bags, Cups, and Straws Around the Country, Officials Say

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 3, 2019

    The ban will be implemented across the nation on Oct. 2. Read more

  6. Article: This Activist Is Changing Health Education in Nepal So Girls Can Take Charge of Their Lives

    This Activist Is Changing Health Education in Nepal So Girls Can Take Charge of Their Lives

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 30, 2019

    Activist Sabina Pokhrel challenges traditional views on menstruation, contraception, and sex. Read more

  7. Article: Brazil's President Will Accept $22M Amazon Aid After All — But Not Without Conditions

    Brazil's President Will Accept $22M Amazon Aid After All — But Not Without Conditions

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 28, 2019

    Bolsonaro won't accept the offer unless Brazil can dictate how the money is spent. Read more

  8. Article: Nepal Bans Single-Use Plastics in Mount Everest Region

    Nepal Bans Single-Use Plastics in Mount Everest Region

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 22, 2019

    The ban is intended to address the growing trash problem on and around Mount Everest. Read more

  9. Article: South African Rapper Sho Madjozi Takes on Period Stigma With New Chatbot

    South African Rapper Sho Madjozi Takes on Period Stigma With New Chatbot

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 20, 2019

    “You don’t have to hide just because you are on your period,” Madjozi said. Read more

  10. Article: Metallica Donates $277,000 to Fight Pediatric Cancer in Romania

    Metallica Donates $277,000 to Fight Pediatric Cancer in Romania

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 19, 2019

    The money will go toward the construction of the country’s first pediatric oncology hospital. Read more