#2015 Global Citizen Festival

  • Article: World Bank accepts challenge to lift 100 million out of extreme poverty in 1 year
    Finance & Innovation

    World Bank accepts challenge to lift 100 million out of extreme poverty in 1 year

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 27, 2015

    Taking a massive commitment and making it bigger. Read more

  • Article: Malala fights for education rights at 2015 Global Citizen Festival
    Education

    Malala fights for education rights at 2015 Global Citizen Festival

    By Meghan Werft|Sept. 27, 2015

    Bono introduces Malala and five incredible girls to speak on education Read more

  • Article: FLOTUS fights for girls education with new #62MillionGirls campaign
    Girls & Women

    FLOTUS fights for girls education with new #62MillionGirls campaign

    By Meghan Werft|Sept. 27, 2015

    The #62MillionGirls campaign needs your selfies! Read more

  • Article: Sweden is an overachiever
    Water & Sanitation

    Sweden is an overachiever

    By Meghan Werft|Sept. 26, 2015

    Sweden commits to improve sanitation for 60 million Read more

  • Video: President Obama says the inherent dignity of all people must be upheld
    Citizenship

    President Obama says the inherent dignity of all people must be upheld

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2015

    An historic opportunity makes this possible. Read more

  • Video: Amid refugees, David Cameron calls for global aid pledge
    Finance & Innovation

    Amid refugees, David Cameron calls for global aid pledge

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2015

    Confronting the biggest humanitarian conflict in the world. Read more

  • Video: Twesigye Kaguri is the winner of this year's Waislitz Award!
    Citizenship

    Twesigye Kaguri is the winner of this year's Waislitz Award!

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2015

    For 14 years, Kaguri has helped children escape poverty. Read more

  • Article: EU contributes €500 million to help Syrian refugees
    Citizenship

    EU contributes €500 million to help Syrian refugees

    By Meghan Werft|Sept. 26, 2015

    The best part is the EU is creating a separate fund in development aid to help Syrian refugees. Read more