About Kristine Liao

Kristine is an Editorial Intern at Global Citizen. She studied Journalism and International Studies at Northwestern University, and is passionate about environmental issues and global health.

Stories

  1. Article: 9 Inspirational Activists & Leaders Honored by Global Citizen Prize Through the Years

    9 Inspirational Activists & Leaders Honored by Global Citizen Prize Through the Years

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 26, 2020

    These previous winners have dedicated their lives to making the world a better place for all. Read more

  2. Article: A Child Was Infected With HIV Every 100 Seconds Last Year: Report

    A Child Was Infected With HIV Every 100 Seconds Last Year: Report

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 25, 2020

    The report warns that children are being left behind in the fight against HIV. Read more

  3. Article: The Rise and Future of Offshore Wind Farms

    The Rise and Future of Offshore Wind Farms

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 24, 2020

    This renewable energy has the potential to produce more electricity than the world needs. Read more

  4. Article: 13 Impactful Gifts Global Citizens Can Score on Black Friday and Beyond

    13 Impactful Gifts Global Citizens Can Score on Black Friday and Beyond

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 24, 2020

    These gifts not only send holiday cheer but also support important causes. Read more

  5. Article: UN Releases $100 Million to Fight Famine — But Says It's Not Enough

    UN Releases $100 Million to Fight Famine — But Says It's Not Enough

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 20, 2020

    The organization warns that without immediate action, children around the world could die. Read more

  6. Article: You Could Meet John Legend by Helping Choose the Cisco Youth Leadership Award 2020 Winner!

    You Could Meet John Legend by Helping Choose the Cisco Youth Leadership Award 2020 Winner!

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 17, 2020

    Enter for the chance to meet John Legend at the official Global Citizen Prize virtual watch party. Read more

  7. Article: Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine Is 94.5% Effective, Making It the Next Trial to Show Early Success

    Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine Is 94.5% Effective, Making It the Next Trial to Show Early Success

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 16, 2020

    The company plans to manufacture up to 1 billion doses globally in 2021. Read more

  8. Article: Scientists Say Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Are Worse Than Previously Reported

    Scientists Say Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Are Worse Than Previously Reported

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 13, 2020

    A new study revealed that methane emissions are nearly double the previous estimate. Read more

  9. Article: World Leaders Committed $500 Million to COVID-19 Research at the Paris Peace Forum

    World Leaders Committed $500 Million to COVID-19 Research at the Paris Peace Forum

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 12, 2020

    Funding will come from participants of the ACT-Accelerator. Read more

  10. Article: COVID-19 Deaths Could Be Cut in Half If Vaccines Are Distributed Equitably

    COVID-19 Deaths Could Be Cut in Half If Vaccines Are Distributed Equitably

    By Kristine Liao|Nov. 11, 2020

    A new study shows the impact under two vaccine distribution scenarios. Read more