About Sophie Partridge-Hicks

Sophie is an Editorial Intern at Global Citizen and is pursuing her Bachelor’s degree at Fordham University in Anthropology and Middle Eastern studies. She is passionate about gender issues and global politics.

Stories

  1. Article: 6 Things Global Citizens Should Know About World Maritime Day 2020

    6 Things Global Citizens Should Know About World Maritime Day 2020

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 24, 2020

    Global shipping affects environmental sustainability, humanitarian crises, and the global economy. Read more

  2. Article: 156 Countries Join Landmark Agreement to Equitably Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine

    156 Countries Join Landmark Agreement to Equitably Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 22, 2020

    The coalition wants to ensure that everyone has access to COVID-19 vaccines once available. Read more

  3. Article: WHO Warns Rising COVID-19 Cases in Europe Reflect 'Alarming' Rates of Transmission

    WHO Warns Rising COVID-19 Cases in Europe Reflect 'Alarming' Rates of Transmission

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 18, 2020

    "We have fought it back before and we can fight it back again." Read more

  4. Article: First COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Jordan's Sprawling Refugee Camps

    First COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Jordan's Sprawling Refugee Camps

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 17, 2020

    Five refugees who tested positive for COVID-19 are quarantining in an isolation area. Read more

  5. Article: This Children's Charity Sent 10 World Leaders a Board Game to Expose the Global Education Crisis

    This Children's Charity Sent 10 World Leaders a Board Game to Expose the Global Education Crisis

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 17, 2020

    Students around the world are facing disruptions to their education. Read more

  6. Article: Investing $5 Per Person Each Year Could Prevent Future Pandemics: Former WHO Chief

    Investing $5 Per Person Each Year Could Prevent Future Pandemics: Former WHO Chief

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 15, 2020

    Strengthening global health infrastructure is an investment in the future. Read more

  7. Article: 5 Ways You Can Support Global Literacy Right Now

    5 Ways You Can Support Global Literacy Right Now

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 14, 2020

    Today, 773 million people around the world lack basic literacy skills. Read more

  8. Article: Tokyo Will Open LGBTQ+ 'Pride House' Ahead of 2021 Olympics

    Tokyo Will Open LGBTQ+ 'Pride House' Ahead of 2021 Olympics

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 11, 2020

    The center will open on International Coming Out Day. Read more

  9. Article: 5 Countries That Are Getting COVID-19 Responses Right

    5 Countries That Are Getting COVID-19 Responses Right

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 11, 2020

    A look at the most successful strategies in beating the coronavirus pandemic. Read more

  10. Article: In Latin America, Women Domestic Workers Say They’ve Been Left Out of COVID-19 Response

    In Latin America, Women Domestic Workers Say They’ve Been Left Out of COVID-19 Response

    By Sophie Partridge-Hicks|Sept. 11, 2020

    Despite their efforts on the frontline of COVID-19, domestic workers are among the worst impacted. Read more