About Krista Watson

Krista is a Digital Content Intern at Global Citizen. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations with a Minor in International Studies at Loyola University Chicago. She is a passionate advocate for social change, and believes that universal education is key to combating extreme poverty.

Krista's latest stories
  1. Article: Why You Should Absolutely Never Drink Bottled Water Again
    Environment

    Why You Should Absolutely Never Drink Bottled Water Again

    By Krista Watson|May 18, 2017

    And 10 facts about the bottled water industry. Read more

  2. Article: The Deadly, Rapid Rise of HIV
    ImpactHealth

    The Deadly, Rapid Rise of HIV

    By Krista Watson|Sept. 12, 2016

    The virus has killed millions — but did it have to? Read more

  3. Article: These Are the 8 Best Movies to Watch About HIV/AIDS
    Health

    These Are the 8 Best Movies to Watch About HIV/AIDS

    By Krista Watson|Sept. 12, 2016

    Watch films, take action, and end HIV/AIDS. Read more

  4. Article: Why HIV Is on the Rise in 74 Countries Despite Global Decline
    ImpactHealth

    Why HIV Is on the Rise in 74 Countries Despite Global Decline

    By Krista Watson|Sept. 9, 2016

    New research reveals that we aren’t any closer to ending this epidemic. Read more

  5. Article: A Walk in Women's Shoes - The Journey for Water
    Water & Sanitation

    A Walk in Women's Shoes - The Journey for Water

    By Krista Watson|Sept. 1, 2016

    What's your nearest source of water? Read more

  6. Article: Smallpox Could Make Deadly Return as Permafrost Melts in Siberia
    Environment

    Smallpox Could Make Deadly Return as Permafrost Melts in Siberia

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 19, 2016

    Climate change is bad for the environment AND our health. Read more

  7. Video: 'She Is Syria' Shines Light on Women of the Refugee Crisis
    Citizenship

    'She Is Syria' Shines Light on Women of the Refugee Crisis

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 19, 2016

    "We’re all human and we’re all connected." Read more

  8. Article: These 3 US Cities Are Powered Entirely by Renewable Energy
    Environment

    These 3 US Cities Are Powered by Renewable Energy

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 18, 2016

    America runs on clean energy. Read more

  9. Article: 6 Ways Olympic Stadiums That Have Been Given New Life
    Finance & Innovation

    6 Ways Olympic Stadiums Have Been Given New Life

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 17, 2016

    No more white elephants. Read more

  10. Article: How a Tiny Cookstove Could Save Millions of Lives
    Food & Hunger

    How a Tiny Cookstove Could Save Millions of Lives

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 15, 2016|Caterpillar Foundation

    Clean cookstoves mean cleaner air and healthier people. Read more

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