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: These Photos Show How Cape Town's Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere
    FeatureWater & Sanitation

    These Photos Show How Cape Town's Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 26, 2018

    Cape Town nearly became the first major city to run out of water. Read more

  2. Feature: Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa
    FeatureHealth

    Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 20, 2018

    About 830 women die from pregnancy- or childbirth-related complications every day. Read more

  3. Article: Wildfires, Refugees, and Religious Ceremonies: 12 Powerful Photos from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    Wildfires, Refugees, and Religious Ceremonies: 12 Powerful Photos from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 16, 2018

    See communities persist in the face of displacement and climate disaster. Read more

  4. Article: 15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change
    Environment

    15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 12, 2018

    The death toll has reached 31 and the fires are not yet fully contained. Read more

  5. Article: 14 Powerful Photos of Adversity and Celebration from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Powerful Photos of Adversity and Celebration from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 9, 2018

    See communities come together in joyous and challenging moments. Read more

  6. Article: Photos of Diwali, Hindu Festival of Lights, From Around the World
    Citizenship

    Photos of Diwali, Hindu Festival of Lights, From Around the World

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 7, 2018

    "For us, Diwali is the victory of good over evil, the returning of good back into our lives." Read more

  7. Article: 13 Powerful Photos of Resilience and Activism From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Powerful Photos of Resilience and Activism From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 2, 2018

    See how communities stand together in the face of violence and discrimination. Read more

  8. Article: Refugees, Protests, and Hurricanes: 11 Powerful Photos From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    Refugees, Protests, and Hurricanes: 11 Powerful Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Oct. 26, 2018

    These striking images show communities persevering in moments of crisis. Read more

  9. Article: 13 Powerful Photos of Activism and Resilience From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Powerful Photos of Activism and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Oct. 19, 2018

    These photos show communities facing our world's most pressing challenges and those fighting back. Read more

  10. Feature: These 12 Intimate Photos Capture Girlhood Around the World
    FeatureGirls & Women

    These 12 Intimate Photos Capture Girlhood Around the World

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 19, 2018

    The Associated Press published a series celebrating young women from different walks of life. Read more