About Yuanyuan Kelly

Yuanyuan Kelly is a Digital Content Intern at Global Citizen. Canadian-Chinese living in Singapore with perpetual identity crisis, she fuels her wanderlust by attending THINK Global School, the first traveling boarding-highschool. Her globetrotting adventures have led her to discover her passions for Spoken-Word poetry, street food, and Planet Earth documentaries.

Why Yuanyuan Kelly is a Global Citizen

I am a Global Citizen because I have a strong sense of social justice. I do my best to advocate for equal rights, equal opportunity and environmental sustainability.

Stories

  1. Article: 6 myths about East Asian public education
    Education

    6 myths about East Asian public education

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 30, 2015

    "The idea that Asian education is either doing everything right or everything wrong needs to change" Read more

  2. Article: International schools: breeding grounds for diversity or an international "mono-culture"?
    Education

    International schools: breeding grounds for diversity or an international "mono-culture"?

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 19, 2015

    Are international schools actually as international and diverse as we think? Read more

  3. Article: This brand is redefining the role of girls in Rwanda
    Girls & Women

    This brand is redefining the role of girls in Rwanda

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 15, 2015

    By Rwandan girls, for Rwandan girls Read more

  4. Article: Nepali youth are raising their voices, but not in the way you'd expect
    Education

    Nepali youth are raising their voices, but not in the way you'd expect

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 15, 2015

    "In sharing our stories, we find connections with people... We find that we're not alone." Read more

  5. Article: When freedom comes at a cost: Rohingya abused in Myanmar
    Girls & Women

    When freedom comes at a cost: Rohingya abused in Myanmar

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 13, 2015

    Out of the frying pan and into the fire. Read more

  6. Article: You wouldn't expect these countries to be turning to greener energy
    Environment

    You wouldn't expect these countries to be turning to greener energy

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 12, 2015

    Even oil-rich countries are joining the movement! Read more

  7. Article: 15 quotes from Chimamanda Adichie that have changed the way I look at social issues
    Citizenship

    15 quotes from Chimamanda Adichie that have changed the way I look at social issues

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 12, 2015

    "If the full humanity of women is not our culture, then we can and must make it our culture." Read more

  8. Article: What's so bad about visiting orphanages in Cambodia? A lot, it turns out.
    Citizenship

    What's so bad about visiting orphanages in Cambodia? A lot, it turns out.

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 10, 2015

    Orphan children are not zoo animals. Read more

  9. Article: 6 myths about Planned Parenthood in the United States
    Health

    6 myths about Planned Parenthood in the United States

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 7, 2015

    Care, no matter what. Read more

  10. Article: Coming threats to food security
    Food & Hunger

    Coming threats to food security

    By Yuanyuan Kelly |Aug. 4, 2015

    Find out the ways humanity is putting stress on our own food supply. Read more