About Garima Bakshi

Garima Bakshi is a Digital Content Intern at Global Citizen. Currently a Master's candidate at NYU's department of Media, Culture, and Communication, she believes that each person is a reservoir of power and potential that can be utilized positively. She brings her love for feminism, spicy food, and Harry Potter from her hometown of New Delhi.

Garima's latest stories
  1. Article: How Campfires Might Have Sparked Tuberculosis
    Health

    How Campfires Might Have Sparked Tuberculosis

    By Garima Bakshi| Sept. 12, 2016

    The world’s leading infectious killer takes 1.5 million lives every year. Read more

  2. Article: Here’s What You Need to Know About Tuberculosis
    Health

    Here’s What You Need to Know About Tuberculosis

    By Garima Bakshi| Sept. 8, 2016

    Eleanor Roosevelt, Jane Austen, John Keats, and Nelson Mandela were all killed by the disease. Read more

  3. Article: 10 Hacks to Save 2,650 Gallons of Water Every Month
    Water & Sanitation

    10 Hacks to Save 2,650 Gallons of Water Every Month

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 26, 2016

    You could be saving thousands of gallons of water each month. Read more

  4. Article: Here’s How Sweden is Recycling 99% of its Waste
    Water & Sanitation

    Here’s How Sweden is Recycling 99% of its Waste

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 25, 2016 |SIWI - Stockholm International Water Institute

    Don’t waste waste! Read more

  5. Article: 4,000,000 Pounds of Trash Cleared in World’s Largest Beach Cleanup
    Water & Sanitation

    4,000,000 Pounds of Trash Cleared in World’s Largest Beach Cleanup

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 23, 2016

    Once known for its fishing culture, Versova beach became infamous as one of the dirtiest beaches. Read more

  6. Article: Why This Chinese Olympic Swimmer's Response to Her Period Is So Inspiring
    Girls & Women

    Why This Chinese Olympic Swimmer's Response to Her Period Is So Inspiring

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 23, 2016

    She didn’t win this medal but she sure won our hearts! Read more

  7. Article: The Most Heartwarming Moments of the Olympics 2016 So Far
    Citizenship

    The Most Heartwarming Moments of the Olympics 2016 So Far

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 17, 2016

    The Games are about so much more than competition and medals. Read more

  8. Article: Strangers From Israel and Afghanistan Unite to Save Baby's Life
    Citizenship

    Strangers From Israel and Afghanistan Unite to Save Baby's Life

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 15, 2016

    Kindness knows no borders. Read more

  9. Article: Our Insatiable Avocado Appetite Is Killing Mexico’s Forests
    Environment

    Our Insatiable Avocado Appetite Is Killing Mexico’s Forests

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 11, 2016

    It’s causing a loss of forest cover, and harming wildlife. Read more

  10. Article: Art of Tea to Circus Arts: 7 Wacky Things You Can Study
    Education

    Art of Tea to Circus Arts: 7 Wacky Things You Can Study

    By Garima Bakshi| Aug. 3, 2016

    You can even learn how to professionally waste time on the Internet. Read more

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