About Marnie Cunningham

Marnie Cunningham is a content creator for Global Citizen. With a background in media, photography and international development she has worked in Tanzania, Vanuatu and her hometown of Melbourne, Australia. Marnie is passionate about the environment and runs a sustainable business of her own - seasonal floral and botanical design for weddings and events.

Marnie's latest stories
  1. Article: Billboard of 2 Muslim Girls Celebrating Australia Day Taken Down Amid Backlash
    Citizenship

    Billboard of 2 Muslim Girls Celebrating Australia Day Taken Down Amid Backlash

    By Marnie Cunningham| Jan. 18, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    A crowd funding campaign is set to #putthembackup Read more

  2. Article: With Goal to Reduce Poverty, 6 Million Filipino Women to Receive Free Contraceptives
    Girls & Women

    With Goal to Reduce Poverty, 6 Million Filipino Women to Receive Free Contraceptives

    By Marnie Cunningham| Jan. 17, 2017

    Family planning essential to reducing rates of poverty in the Philippines. Read more

  3. Article: Australia Day: Inside the Debate to #ChangetheDate
    Citizenship

    Australia Day: Inside the Debate to #ChangetheDate

    By Marnie Cunningham| Jan. 13, 2017

    What does Australia day mean to Indigenous Australians? Read more

  4. Article: Pants or Skirts — Regardless of Gender, Students Should Have a Choice in School Uniform
    Girls & Women

    Pants or Skirts — Regardless of Gender, Students Should Have a Choice in School Uniform

    By Marnie Cunningham| Jan. 11, 2017

    Gender specific uniforms are still enforced in many Australian schools. Read more

  5. Article: Two Aussie Friends Are Walking Across Southeast Asia to Promote Ethical Fashion
    Environment

    Two Aussie Friends Are Walking Across Southeast Asia to Promote Ethical Fashion

    By Marnie Cunningham| Dec. 21, 2016

    We talk to the two dorks behind Walk Sew Good. Read more

  6. Article: 10 Food Rules to Eat Sustainably This Holiday Season
    Food & Hunger

    10 Food Rules to Eat Sustainably This Holiday Season

    By Marnie Cunningham| Dec. 14, 2016

    Choose food that’s good for you and the planet this holiday season. Read more

  7. Article: Be Inspired By These 3 People With Disabilities Who Live Barrier-Free Realities
    Health

    Be Inspired By These 3 People With Disabilities Who Live Barrier-Free Realities

    By Marnie Cunningham| Dec. 1, 2016

    Today we recognise International Day of People with Disability. Read more

  8. Article: On World Toilet, Day Check Out Toilets From Around the World
    Water & Sanitation

    On World Toilet, Day Check Out Toilets From Around the World

    By Marnie Cunningham| Nov. 18, 2016

    One is not like the others. Can you spot the difference? Read more

  9. Article: These Genius Pads Help Girls Stay in School & Are Good for the Planet
    Girls & Women

    These Genius Pads Help Girls Stay in School & Are Good for the Planet

    By Marnie Cunningham| Nov. 7, 2016

    A feminine hygiene social enterprise supporting women in need. Read more

  10. Article: 5 Simple Tips to Help You Start Living Waste Free Right Now
    Environment

    5 Simple Tips to Help You Start Living Waste Free Right Now

    By Marnie Cunningham| Nov. 3, 2016

    Meet The Rogue Ginger who lives a zero waste lifestyle Read more

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