About Sarah El Gharib

Sarah El Gharib is a freelance writer and French editor at Global Citizen. Before joining the organization, she studied political science in Geneva and Toronto, and worked in human rights advocacy. A true Global Citizen at heart, she speaks four languages and is a relentless advocate for gender equality, mental health, and anti-racism.

Stories

  1. Article: La France est poursuivie en justice pour inaction climatique. Quelles sont les implications de cette affaire ?

    France Is Being Taken to Court Over ‘Climate Inaction.' What Could This Case Mean for the World?

    By Sarah El Gharib|Jan. 21, 2021

    France is off-target for meeting its climate goals set out in the Paris Agreement. Read more

  2. Article: Paris condamnée à 90 000 € d’amende pour avoir nommé trop de femmes en direction

    Paris City Hall Fined €90,000 for Appointing ‘Too Many Women’ to Senior Leadership Positions

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 17, 2020

    "The management of the city hall has, all of a sudden, become far too feminist," the mayor said. Read more

  3. Article: How Adequate Nutrition Can Help Keep People Safe From Neglected Tropical Diseases Amid COVID-19

    How Adequate Nutrition Can Help Keep People Safe From Neglected Tropical Diseases Amid COVID-19

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 16, 2020

    Access to nutritious food is crucial to fighting NTDs — but COVID-19 is getting in the way of that. Read more

  4. Article: What You Need to Know About Canada’s 3 Major Climate Wins This Week

    What You Need to Know About Canada’s 3 Major Climate Wins This Week

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 15, 2020

    The Canadian government unveiled a series of ambitious measures to tackle climate change. Read more

  5. Article: WWE Superstars and Fans Are Honoring Their #My2020Hero on Twitter — And We’re Here for It

    WWE Superstars and Fans Are Honoring Their #My2020Hero on Twitter — And We’re Here for It

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 15, 2020

    WWE Superstars took to social media to celebrate those who are bringing light to their lives. Read more

  6. Article: ‘We Need Leaders Who Are Global Citizens’: Former UN Head Ban Ki-moon on Building an Inclusive World

    ‘We Need Leaders Who Are Global Citizens’: Former UN Head Ban Ki-moon on Building an Inclusive World

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 4, 2020

    Global Citizen spoke with Ban Ki-moon about inspiring world leaders ahead of Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  7. Article: Canadian Actor and Producer Elliot Page Comes Out as Trans in Heartfelt Letter

    Canadian Actor and Producer Elliot Page Comes Out as Trans in Heartfelt Letter

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 3, 2020

    The Halifax native took to social media with a powerful statement. Read more

  8. Article: France Agrees to Completely Rewrite Controversial Article 24 of Global Security Bill

    France Agrees to Completely Rewrite Controversial Article 24 of Global Security Bill

    By Sarah El Gharib|Dec. 2, 2020

    The bill, which limits the publication of images of on-duty police officers, was met with criticism. Read more

  9. Article: Video of French Police Beating Black Man Sparks Protests in Paris and Beyond

    Video of French Police Beating Black Man Sparks Protests in Paris and Beyond

    By Sarah El Gharib|Nov. 30, 2020

    The incident is highlighting concerns surrounding a recently proposed bill on global security. Read more

  10. Article: Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Donate $500K to Support Homeless, At-Risk Youth in Canada

    Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Donate $500K to Support Homeless, At-Risk Youth in Canada

    By Sarah El Gharib|Nov. 26, 2020

    The contribution will help provide medical care and meals to those who need it the most this winter. Read more