#Impact

  • Feature: How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York
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    How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 8, 2019

    Cash bail effectively criminalizes poverty. Global Citizens raised their voices—and created change. Read more

  • Feature: How Global Citizens Helped Launch the First Global Fund for Education in Conflict and Crises
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    How Global Citizens Helped Launch the First Global Fund for Education in Conflict and Crises

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 8, 2019

    More than 75 million children have had their education disrupted. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 6, 2019

    It comes after thousands of Global Citizens took action so that #SheCanPlan. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Going to Help Vaccinate 400 Million Children a Year Against Polio
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    The UK Is Going to Help Vaccinate 400 Million Children a Year Against Polio

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 5, 2019

    Bill Gates said it will make a “huge difference in eradicating this disease once and for all." Read more

  • Article: Global Screenings of 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement' Highlight the Fight to End Extreme Poverty

    Global Screenings of 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement' Highlight the Fight to End Extreme Poverty

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 1, 2019

    The docu-series shows how artists, leaders, and Global Citizens are working together for good. Read more

  • Article: In 10 Years of Citizen Impact, $48.4 Billion in Commitments to End Extreme Poverty

    In 10 Years of Citizen Impact, $48.4 Billion in Commitments to End Extreme Poverty

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 30, 2019

    How your actions are helping end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: Australian Politicians Unite to Champion One Last Push to End Polio
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    Australian Politicians Unite to Champion One Last Push to End Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 18, 2019

    Polio, once one of the world’s most feared diseases, is now 99% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 16, 2019

    The states are taking open defecation seriously after Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Read more