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: 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

  2. Feature: These Are the People Fighting Polio Around the World
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    These Are the People Fighting Polio Around the World

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 23, 2019

    Polio is 99.9% eradicated — thanks to frontline health workers. Read more

  3. Feature: 30 of the Best Photos From 2019 Global Citizen Festival

    30 of the Best Photos From 2019 Global Citizen Festival

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 2, 2019

    Let's relive every one of our favorite moments. Read more

  4. Article: Demonstrations and Destruction: 14 Powerful Pictures of a World in Flux This Week

    Demonstrations and Destruction: 14 Powerful Pictures of a World in Flux This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 6, 2019

    From extreme weather and the climate crisis to citizens demanding change. Read more

  5. Article: 18 Striking Photos of Climate Change, Inequality, and Activism From Around the World This Week

    18 Striking Photos of Climate Change, Inequality, and Activism From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 30, 2019

    As fires blaze in the Amazon, others struggle with floods, and migrants flee conflict and poverty. Read more

  6. Feature: What Guarding Rare Rhinos Says About Saving the Planet

    What Guarding Rare Rhinos Says About Saving the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 26, 2019

    Rhinos have been pushed to the edge of extinction. Read more

  7. Article: 14 Photos of Strength Amid Struggle From Around the World This Week

    14 Photos of Strength Amid Struggle From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 23, 2019

    These photos capture wildfires, protests, and the continued hardships of life as a refugee. Read more

  8. Feature: Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 21, 2019

    Going behind the scenes of the movement to end extreme poverty. Read more

  9. Article: 15 Photos Showing the Power of Protest and Perseverance Around the World This Week

    15 Photos Showing the Power of Protest and Perseverance Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 16, 2019

    People in Colombia, Brazil, and Hong Kong all took to the streets, calling for change this week. Read more

  10. Article: 13 Striking Photos of Protest and Community From Around the World This Week

    13 Striking Photos of Protest and Community From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 9, 2019

    From Hong Kong to Harlem, people called for equality and action. Read more