About Ryan Nardi

Ryan is an intern with the US Campaigns team of the Global Poverty Project and entering his junior year at Bowdoin College. He is majoring in Government and Legal Studies and a member of the men’s lacrosse team. A New York City native, Ryan loves the Giants, Rangers and Mets, and is a self-professed pizza and bagel snob.

Why Ryan Nardi is a Global Citizen

Whenever I don’t want to go to my 10am class on Mondays, I realize somewhere in the world a kid my age is walking 10 miles to get to class on time. I want to change this, and that’s why I am a global citizen.

Stories

  1. Article: Bathrooms and wells could be the key to girls' education
    Education

    Bathrooms and wells could be the key to girls' education

    By Ryan Nardi|Aug. 8, 2015

    Sanitation is a barrier to education. This is how it can be overcome. Read more

  2. Article: You can get the world to feed 500 million more people by 2030
    Food & Hunger

    You can get the world to feed 500 million more people by 2030

    By Lewit Gemeda  and  Ryan Nardi|Aug. 5, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    here is what you can do to help Read more

  3. Video: Your food security actions go center stage on MSNBC
    Food & Hunger

    Your food security actions go center stage on MSNBC

    By Ryan Nardi|July 30, 2015|MSNBC

    Watch Rep. Charlie Dent and Sen. Bob Casey discuss the GFSA on MSNBC's The Cycle Read more

  4. Article: Wait, how inefficient is US food aid?
    Food & Hunger

    Wait, how inefficient is US food aid?

    By Ryan Nardi|July 29, 2015

    Food designated for aid can take 4 months to reach its destination. Read more

  5. Article: People power is the key to ending polio
    Health

    People power is the key to ending polio

    By Murphy McAnulty  and  Ryan Nardi|July 24, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    We are 1% away from eradicating polio, and 2015 is the year to do it. Read more

  6. Article: How trade agreements are crucial to ending extreme poverty
    Finance & Innovation

    How trade agreements are crucial to ending extreme poverty

    By Ryan Nardi|July 8, 2015

    The renewal of AGOA is great news for Africa (and the United States) Read more

  7. Article: Happy Canada Day!
    Citizenship

    Happy Canada Day!

    By Ryan Nardi|July 1, 2015

    A brief overview of Canada's National Holiday and their gifts to the world Read more

  8. Article: Improving water and sanitation for girls and women
    Girls & Women

    Improving water and sanitation for girls and women

    By Ryan Nardi|June 23, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    The lack of clean water, sanitation and hygiene facilities is holding back girls and women. Read more