Most Recent Content from: Leah Rodriguez

  • Article: Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    The senate is reintroducing legislation to protect students. Read more

  • Article: Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    Residents in both countries claim they are still without toilets after announcements last week. Read more

  • Article: Gunmen Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls and 2 Teachers From Nigerian Boarding School

    Gunmen Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls and 2 Teachers From Nigerian Boarding School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    Abductions are on the rise and Chibok girls remain missing. Read more

  • Article: Iran Allows Women to Attend a Live Stadium Soccer Game for the First Time in 40 Years

    Iran Allows Women to Attend a Live Stadium Soccer Game for the First Time in 40 Years

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 9, 2019

    It is still unclear whether the ban is permanently lifted. Read more

  • Article: 4 Factors Driving the Water & Sanitation Crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa

    4 Factors Driving the Water & Sanitation Crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 7, 2019

    From lack of access to emergencies and disasters. Read more

  • Article: How This Man Went From Working in Construction to Fighting Open Defecation Across Nigeria

    How This Man Went From Working in Construction to Fighting Open Defecation Across Nigeria

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 7, 2019

    “It's amazing to hear people repeat the benefits of having improved sanitation and hygiene.” Read more

  • Feature: 14 Global Citizens on What Issues Matter Most to Them

    14 Global Citizens on What Issues Matter Most to Them

    By Madeleine KeckDaniele SelbyLeah Rodriguez  and  Joe McCarthy|Oct. 1, 2019

    We asked Global Citizens at our festival in Central Park to tell us what they stand for. Read more

  • Article: 20 of the Most Amazing Things That Just Happened at 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York

    20 of the Most Amazing Things That Just Happened at 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York

    By Madeleine KeckLeah Rodriguez  and  Joe McCarthy|Sept. 28, 2019

    The festival saw jaw-dropping musical moments and incredible commitments. Read more