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: New Oil Discoveries Could Reduce Poverty in Guyana — But at What Cost?

    New Oil Discoveries Could Reduce Poverty in Guyana — But at What Cost?

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Nov. 4, 2019

    Guyana, one of the poorest South American countries, is poised to become rich. Read more

  2. Article: The Most Magical Moments From Every Global Citizen Festival Ever

    The Most Magical Moments From Every Global Citizen Festival Ever

    By Meghan Werft  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 25, 2019

    #TBT to Beyoncé's surprise duet with JAY-Z in Central Park. Read more

  3. Article: Indonesia Just Outlawed Child Marriage — A Huge Win for Gender Equality

    Indonesia Just Outlawed Child Marriage — A Huge Win for Gender Equality

    By Gabrielle Deonath  and  Pia Gralki|Sept. 24, 2019

    Previously, religious and local authorities could permit girls of any age to marry. Read more

  4. Article: Why the Founder of Aviator Nation Believes in the Power of Music and Women’s Economic Empowerment

    Why the Founder of Aviator Nation Believes in the Power of Music and Women’s Economic Empowerment

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 20, 2019

    Aviator Nation + Global Citizen merchandise will be sold at the 2019 Global Citizen Festival. Read more

  5. Article: Why OneRepublic Is Working Hard to Make Sure Everyone Can Live a ‘Good Life’

    Why OneRepublic Is Working Hard to Make Sure Everyone Can Live a ‘Good Life’

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 20, 2019

    The band uses their voices not just to make powerful music, but to create meaningful impact. Read more

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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