About Sophie Maes

Sophie Maes is an Editorial Intern at Global Citizen. She recently graduated from NYU Gallatin with a concentration in Urban Problem Solving, Sustainable Development, and Spanish. Sophie believes that civic engagement is essential for achieving more equitable social outcomes.

Stories

  1. Article: Amsterdam Is Making Eco-Islands Filled With Affordable Housing
    Environment

    Amsterdam Is Making Eco-Islands Filled With Affordable Housing

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 15, 2018

    For coastal cities, water-based development may be the answer to sea level rise. Read more

  2. Article: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day
    Girls & Women

    South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 14, 2018

    An estimated 200,000 women were enslaved during WWII. Read more

  3. Article: 12 Stunning Photos of Protest and Climate Change This Week
    Citizenship

    12 Stunning Photos of Protest and Climate Change This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Aug. 10, 2018

    These images are striking. Read more

  4. Article: This Invasive Pest Is Threatening India's Food Security
    Food & Hunger

    This Invasive Pest Is Threatening India's Food Security

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 8, 2018

    Malnourishment and stunting are already major problems in the country. Read more