About Jana Sepehr

Jana joined Global Citizen in 2017, right before our first Global Citizen Festival in Hamburg. As Content & Communications Manager she is leading our content and editorial work in Germany. Before joining Global Citizen Jana studied Politics, Sociology and Development Studies in Kiel, San Diego and Maastricht. She loves to travel around the world – for vacation or a research trip.

Why Jana Sepehr is a Global Citizen

Being a Global Citizen means to shoulder responsibility for your own actions. It means being cautious with our environment and fellow human beings and to take a stand for issues that matter. There are many possibilities to change the world – why don’t we start today?

Stories

  1. Article: 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future': We're Calling on the World to Make Sure Everyone Can Beat COVID-19
    AdvocacyHealth

    'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future': We're Calling on the World to Make Sure Everyone Can Beat COVID-19

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|May 28, 2020

    Our new campaign will work to ensure COVID-19 tests, treatments, and vaccines are for everyone. Read more

  2. Article: Weibliche Genitalverstümmelung geht uns alle an

    Weibliche Genitalverstümmelung geht uns alle an

    By Jana Sepehr|May 20, 2020

    Das können Politiker*innen, Aktivist*innen und jede*r Einzelne von uns tun. Read more

  3. Article: Bienensterben was du tun kannst

    Bienen: Warum sie sterben und was du dagegen tun kannst

    By Jana Sepehr|May 20, 2020

    Zum Beispiel ein Bienenhotel in deinem Garten eröffnen. Read more

  4. Article: “Eine Stunde der Hoffnung“: Angela Merkel fordert stärkere globale Zusammenarbeit im Kampf gegen COVID-19

    “Eine Stunde der Hoffnung“: Angela Merkel fordert stärkere globale Zusammenarbeit im Kampf gegen COVID-19

    By Jana Sepehr|May 4, 2020

    Bei der COVID-19 Geberkonferenz der EU-Kommission sagte Merkel 525 Mio. Euro zu. Read more

  5. Article: 5 Dinge, die du heute für die Umwelt tun kannst

    5 Dinge, die du heute für die Umwelt tun kannst

    By Jana Sepehr|April 22, 2020

    Wie du trotz Social Distancing einfach aktiv werden kannst. Read more

  6. Article: Global Poverty Is Expected to Increase for the First Time in More Than 20 Years

    Global Poverty Is Expected to Increase for the First Time in More Than 20 Years

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Brandon Wiggins|April 21, 2020

    This could eliminate three years of progress in eliminating global poverty. Read more

  7. Article: This Ugandan Photographer Says She's 'Breaking the Stereotypes' of Africa and Its Young People

    This Ugandan Photographer Says She's 'Breaking the Stereotypes' of Africa and Its Young People

    By Jana Sepehr|April 17, 2020

    Esther Mbabazi puts a spotlight on the young generation in Africa. Read more

  8. Article: I’m an Emergency Doctor Tackling COVID-19 in Ghana. Here’s What’s Giving Me Hope.

    I’m an Emergency Doctor Tackling COVID-19 in Ghana. Here’s What’s Giving Me Hope.

    By Jana Sepehr|April 15, 2020

    Gameli Aheto is a doctor in Ghana. He shares his experience and challenges of tackling COVID-19. Read more

  9. Article: Lady Gaga Just Called on World Leaders to Help Fund a COVID-19 Vaccine
    AdvocacyHealth

    Lady Gaga Just Called on World Leaders to Help Fund a COVID-19 Vaccine

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|April 13, 2020

    Major efforts are underway to find a vaccine as soon as possible. Read more

  10. Article: 5 Tipps, wie du im Alltag Plastik sparen kannst

    5 Tipps, wie du im Alltag Plastik sparen kannst

    By Jana Sepehr|April 13, 2020

    Egal, ob in der Küche, im Bad oder im Supermarkt: Möglichkeiten lauern überall! Read more