About Meghan Werft

Meghan is an Editorial Coordinator at Global Citizen. She studied International Political Economy at the University of Puget Sound before moving to New York. She is a firm believer that education and awareness on interconnected global issues has the power to create a more sustainable, equal world where poverty does not exist.

Why Meghan Werft is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I am passionate about girls' education, protecting the environment and equality for all.

Stories

  1. Article: The Most Magical Moments From Every Global Citizen Festival Ever

    The Most Magical Moments From Every Global Citizen Festival Ever

    By Meghan Werft  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 25, 2019

    #TBT to Beyoncé's surprise duet with JAY-Z in Central Park. Read more

  2. Article: 14 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees Now

    14 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees Now

    By Meghan WerftPhineas Rueckert  and  Sushmita Roy|April 9, 2018

    The Syrian conflict is entering its ninth year and your help is more needed than ever. Read more

  3. Article: This 20-Year-Old Global Citizen Is Inspiring Thousands to Prevent Child Abuse

    This 20-Year-Old Global Citizen Is Inspiring Thousands to Prevent Child Abuse

    By Meghan Werft  and  Andrew McMaster|Aug. 25, 2017

    “They were just like me in every way. This could really happen to anyone.” Read more

  4. Video: This New Video Has a Powerful PSA for Inspiring Confidence in Girls

    This New Video Has a Powerful PSA for Inspiring Confidence in Girls

    By Meghan Werft|P&G|Aug. 16, 2017

    Always #LikeAGirl campaign continues to build girls’ confidence. Read more

  5. Article: This Massive UK Supermarket Just Cut ‘Tampon Tax’ for 100 Period Products

    This Massive UK Supermarket Just Cut ‘Tampon Tax’ for 100 Period Products

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 31, 2017

    Way to go Tesco! 👏 Read more

  6. Article: Tunisia Just Passed a Law to Protect Women Against Violence

    Tunisia Just Passed a Law to Protect Women Against Violence

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 28, 2017

    This is historic. Read more

  7. Article: 25 Arrested After Rape of Girl, 12, Led to ‘Revenge Rape’ by Her Brother

    25 Arrested After Rape of Girl, 12, Led to ‘Revenge Rape’ by Her Brother

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 27, 2017

    This is not justice. Read more

  8. Article: This Is How Many People US Foreign Aid Helps Around the World

    This Is How Many People US Foreign Aid Helps Around the World

    By Meghan Werft|July 25, 2017

    “I am alive today because of the US government.” Read more

  9. Article: These African Girls Invented an App to End FGM, Now They’re Bringing It to Google

    These African Girls Invented an App to End FGM, Now They’re Bringing It to Google

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 25, 2017

    The team is the only group from Africa to participate in Technovation’s final competition. Read more

  10. Article: The Adorable Reaction of a Young Girl Meeting ‘Wonder Woman’ Gal Gadot

    The Adorable Reaction of a Young Girl Meeting ‘Wonder Woman’ Gal Gadot

    By Meghan Werft|July 24, 2017

    "You're a warrior." Read more