About Jackie Marchildon

Jackie Marchildon is a Bilingual Editor at Global Citizen in Toronto.

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  1. Article: 10 Times Canadian Leaders Inspired Us to Be Global Citizens
    Citizenship

    10 Times Canadian Leaders Inspired Us to Be Global Citizens

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 24, 2017

    These quotes from political leaders past and present serve as a dose of Global Citizen inspiration. Read more

  2. Article: WTF Is Polio? 17 Facts About the Disease That We’re This Close to Eradicating
    Health

    WTF Is Polio? 17 Facts About the Disease That We’re This Close to Eradicating

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 23, 2017

    How you can take action to help finally eradicate this terrible disease. Read more

  3. Article: China Bans Selling Dog Meat at Its Annual Dog Meat Festival
    Food & Hunger

    China Bans Selling Dog Meat at Its Annual Dog Meat Festival

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 19, 2017

    Ten million dogs and about 4 million cats are killed for meat each year in China. Read more

  4. Article: India Pulled 86% of Its Money From Circulation Last Year; Now 9.1 Million More People Are Paying Taxes
    Finance & Innovation

    India Pulled 86% of Its Money From Circulation Last Year; Now 9.1 Million More People Are Paying Taxes

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 18, 2017

    Six months after the Modi government crackdown on unaccounted wealth, India says it has created 9.1 Read more

  5. Article: Every Feminist Mom’s Dream: Melinda Gates Explains How She Raised a Feminist Son
    Girls & Women

    Every Feminist Mom’s Dream: Melinda Gates Explains How She Raised a Feminist Son

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 17, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “He told me he thinks that standing up to unfair norms is nothing more than exactly what men everywh Read more

  6. Article: Conservative Leader Rona Ambrose Calls for More Women in Government as She Steps Down From Office
    Girls & Women

    Conservative Leader Rona Ambrose Calls for More Women in Government as She Steps Down From Office

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 17, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Ambrose was the youngest woman in Canadian history to be appointed to cabinet when she was selected Read more

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