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.

Meghan's latest stories
  1. Article: FGM Victims Go Under the Knife Again — This Time to Rebuild Their Lives
    Girls & Women

    FGM Victims Go Under the Knife Again — This Time to Rebuild Their Lives

    By Meghan Werft| March 22, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Plastic surgeons have a crucial role to play in this recovery.” Read more

  2. Article: Why This Woman Travels as ‘Far as Her Bicycle’ Will Take Her Is Heartwarming
    Water & Sanitation

    Why This Woman Travels as ‘Far as Her Bicycle’ Will Take Her Is Heartwarming

    By Meghan Werft| March 21, 2017 |P&G

    This woman persists, all in the name of clean water. Read more

  3. Article: This Homeless Man Got a Makeover That Entirely Changed His Life
    Citizenship

    This Homeless Man Got a Makeover That Entirely Changed His Life

    By Meghan Werft| March 17, 2017

    This is the only "life-changing" makeover we need. Read more

  4. Article: Justin Trudeau’s Night Out With Ivanka Trump Carries an Important Message
    Citizenship

    Justin Trudeau’s Night Out With Ivanka Trump Carries an Important Message

    By Meghan Werft| March 16, 2017

    Is this Broadway show the new “Hamilton?” Read more

  5. Article: This Paralyzing Disease Holds Girls Back, But We Can Stop It
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    This Paralyzing Disease Holds Girls Back, But We Can Stop It

    By Meghan Werft| March 16, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Polio doesn't discriminate, at first. Read more

  6. Article: Italy's Newest Soccer Team Is Made Up Entirely of Refugees
    Citizenship

    Italy's Newest Soccer Team Is Made Up Entirely of Refugees

    By Meghan Werft| March 14, 2017

    The team was formed as a response to racism. Read more

  7. Article: Here Are 23 Photos of Holi, the Most Stunning Holiday Ever
    Citizenship

    Here Are 23 Photos of Holi, the Most Stunning Holiday Ever

    By Meghan Werft| March 13, 2017

    It's about love. Read more

  8. Article: Forget the ‘Baby Bump’ — Amal Clooney’s UN Address Was Vital & Powerful
    Girls & Women

    Forget the ‘Baby Bump’ — Amal Clooney’s UN Address Was Vital & Powerful

    By Meghan Werft| March 10, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    No, we’re not talking about her dress. Read more

  9. Article: 28 Girls Killed in Orphanage Fire in Guatemala After Protests Over Abuse, Overcrowding
    Girls & Women

    28 Girls Killed in Orphanage Fire in Guatemala After Protests Over Abuse, Overcrowding

    By Meghan Werft| March 9, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They had reason to protest. Read more

  10. Article: Iceland to Be the First Country to Demand Proof of Equal Pay
    Girls & Women

    Iceland to Be the First Country to Demand Proof of Equal Pay

    By Meghan Werft| March 8, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Well, this is a first. Read more

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