About Olivia Kestin

Olivia Kestin is a Photo Editor for Global Citizen. She studied Political Science and Journalism at George Washington University, with an emphasis on Photojournalism. Previously she covered domestic and international news as a Photo Editor with MSNBC.

Stories

  1. Feature: This Non-Profit Is Using Photography to Speak Out Against Child Marriage

    This Non-Profit Is Using Photography to Speak Out Against Child Marriage

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Catherine Caruso|March 19, 2020

    Too Young to Wed aims to empower young girls everywhere. Read more

  2. Feature: This Photo Collection Is Diversifying the Visual Representation of Women’s Empowerment

    This Photo Collection Is Diversifying the Visual Representation of Women’s Empowerment

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Catherine Caruso|March 5, 2020

    Getty Images’ new photo collection contains images of women all over the world. Read more

  3. Feature: Climate Change and Activism: The World’s Best Photographers Capture the Spirit of the Past Year

    Climate Change and Activism: The World’s Best Photographers Capture the Spirit of the Past Year

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Leah Rodriguez|March 3, 2020

    World Press Photo Contest announced this year’s nominees. Read more

  4. Article: 14 Photos That Show the Devastating Impacts of Australia's Bushfires

    14 Photos That Show the Devastating Impacts of Australia's Bushfires

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Jan. 3, 2020

    "If you don't need to be in the area, you need to leave.” Read more

  5. Feature: 10 Activists Who Had a Breakout Year in 2019

    10 Activists Who Had a Breakout Year in 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 20, 2019

    These activists are fighting to end poverty. Read more

  6. Feature: Richard Curtis, Sting, Amina Mohammed, Hamdi Ulukaya: Das sind unsere Global Citizen Prize Gewinner*innen 2019

    Richard Curtis, Sting, Amina Mohammed, Hamdi Ulukaya: Das sind unsere Global Citizen Prize Gewinner*innen 2019

    By Imogen CalderwoodOlivia Kestin  and  Pia Gralki|Dec. 20, 2019

    Hier kommen die Highlights vom diesjährigen Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  7. Article: Don’t-Miss Moments From Global Citizen Prize Award Ceremony

    Don’t-Miss Moments From Global Citizen Prize Award Ceremony

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 18, 2019

    The incredible show of music and activism is being broadcast globally this December. Don't miss out! Read more

  8. Feature: Check Out These Incredible Photos of Global Citizen Prize — and Then Tune In to Watch the Show!

    Check Out These Incredible Photos of Global Citizen Prize — and Then Tune In to Watch the Show!

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 18, 2019

    The inaugural Global Citizen Prize ceremony is coming to your TV screens this month. Read more

  9. Feature: The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 16, 2019

    “The point of no return is no longer over the horizon. It is in sight and is hurtling toward us.” Read more

  10. Feature: Johannesburg Pride Marchers Tell Us Why They're Proud and What They Want Changed

    Johannesburg Pride Marchers Tell Us Why They're Proud and What They Want Changed

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Noxolo Gigaba|Nov. 1, 2019

    Global Citizen Africa headed to Johannesburg Pride, Africa's longest-running Pride event. Read more