Most Recent Content from: Tess Sohngen

  • Article: Australia Just Pledged $6,000,000 to Improve Water and Sanitation Services at Global Citizen’s Event in New York
    Water & Sanitation

    Australia Just Pledged $6,000,000 to Improve Water and Sanitation Services at Global Citizen’s Event in New York

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 22, 2017

    A world without poverty is a world with access to clean water and sanitation. Read more

  • Article: Yemen Is Experiencing the Worst Single-Year Cholera Crisis in History
    Water & Sanitation

    Yemen Is Experiencing the Worst Single-Year Cholera Crisis in History

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    The end is not yet in sight. Read more

  • Article: One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees
    Citizenship

    One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    Most of the people fleeing the violence are unaccompanied children. Read more

  • Article: This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day
    Health

    This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017

    And it’s lowering overall life expectancy across the country. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Probably Never Use Microbead Soaps Again
    OpinionEnvironment

    Why You Should Probably Never Use Microbead Soaps Again

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017

    Tiny beads = big problems. Read more

  • Article: This Is the Best Way to Lift Women Out of Poverty, According to Melinda Gates
    Girls & Women

    This Is the Best Way to Lift Women Out of Poverty, According to Melinda Gates

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “If you believe in women, you fund things for women.” Read more

  • Article: At Least 226 Dead as Another Massive Earthquake Shakes Mexico
    Citizenship

    At Least 226 Dead as Another Massive Earthquake Shakes Mexico

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    The epicenter was located just 75 miles from Mexico City. Read more

  • Article: Detroit Rapper Big Sean Is Using His Music to Break Down Barriers Surrounding Poverty
    Education

    Detroit Rapper Big Sean Is Using His Music to Break Down Barriers Surrounding Poverty

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    Big Sean has big dreams for ending extreme poverty. Read more