Most Recent Content from: Leah Rodriguez

  • Article: This Woman Is Fighting for Gender Equality at the Forefront of Lebanon's Uprising

    This Woman Is Fighting for Gender Equality at the Forefront of Lebanon's Uprising

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 22, 2019

    Activists want an end to discriminatory laws in the wake of economic turmoil. Read more

  • Feature: Meet the Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Who Is Ensuring Schoolchildren in India Stay Healthy
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    Meet the Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Who Is Ensuring Schoolchildren in India Stay Healthy

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 22, 2019

    Priya Prakash is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Feature: This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Created an App to Educate Children Like Their Favorite Teacher
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    This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Created an App to Educate Children Like Their Favorite Teacher

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 22, 2019

    Haroon Yasin is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    Race and poverty often determine access to clean water or a flush toilet, according to a new report. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    The WHO released a new report exposing the dangers of the often invisible, life-saving work. Read more

  • Article: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie & Scarlett Curtis Were Just Honored for Fighting Gender Inequality With Their Words

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie & Scarlett Curtis Were Just Honored for Fighting Gender Inequality With Their Words

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 20, 2019

    Equality Now recognized Adichie's and Curtis’ work in feminist spaces with a night of empowerment. Read more

  • Article: Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 15, 2019

    The New York Times found predators are slipping through the cracks of Facebook, Google, and more. 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