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.

Why Marnie Cunningham is a Global Citizen

I am a Global Citizen because I believe together as one global community we can create an equal and just world for all.

Stories

  1. Article: Accusations of Sorcery Lead to Torture of 6 Year-Old Girl

    Accusations of Sorcery Lead to Torture of 6 Year-Old Girl

    By Marnie Cunningham|Dec. 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Part of the urban legend of sanguma...that women are witches." Read more

  2. Article: This Australian Organisation is Working to Eradicate this Preventable Disease for Good

    This Australian Organisation is Working to Eradicate this Preventable Disease for Good

    By Marnie Cunningham  and  Kim Nguyen|Nov. 29, 2017

    The disease is affecting Indigenous Australians Read more

  3. Article: This Former Refugee Is Now a Top Model in Australia

    This Former Refugee Is Now a Top Model in Australia

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 28, 2017

    And now she’s helping raise money for refugee children Read more

  4. Article: First Aboriginal Woman is Elected to State Parliament in Australia

    First Aboriginal Woman is Elected to State Parliament in Australia

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 20, 2017

    A shock win for the Greens Read more

  5. Article: 4 Reasons Water and Sanitation are a Gender Issue

    4 Reasons Water and Sanitation are a Gender Issue

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 17, 2017

    Women are more at risk than men. Read more

  6. Article: BREAKING NEWS: A Majority of Australians Have Voted in Favour of Marriage Equality

    BREAKING NEWS: A Majority of Australians Have Voted in Favour of Marriage Equality

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 15, 2017

    Love wins! Read more

  7. Article: Youngest Ever Australian Senator with a Disability Sworn into Australian Parliament

    Youngest Ever Australian Senator with a Disability Sworn into Australian Parliament

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 14, 2017

    Passionate advocate for youth and disability issues Read more

  8. Article: 9 Sustainable Brands to Help Australians Get Ready for Summer

    9 Sustainable Brands to Help Australians Get Ready for Summer

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 9, 2017

    Summer styles you can feel good about Read more

  9. Article: This 24-Year-Old Nicknamed 'Shark Girl' Just Won a Huge National Geographic Honor

    This 24-Year-Old Nicknamed 'Shark Girl' Just Won a Huge National Geographic Honor

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 8, 2017

    Madison Stewart believes sharks are sadly misunderstood. Read more

  10. Article: Australian Brands Should Pay Garment Workers a Living Wage: Oxfam Report

    Australian Brands Should Pay Garment Workers a Living Wage: Oxfam Report

    By Marnie Cunningham|Oct. 31, 2017

    Overseas factory workers can’t afford to send their children to school Read more