#Advocacy

  • Article: The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination
    ImpactGirls & Women

    The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 3, 2018

    Thanks to Global Citizens, the country is set to #LeveltheLaw. Read more

  • Article: Championing Change Is in Shawn Mendes’ Blood
    Citizenship

    Championing Change Is in Shawn Mendes’ Blood

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018

    “Any generation nowadays has the ability to change the world for the better.” Read more

  • Article: These Global Leaders Are Coming to the 2018 Global Citizen Festival Stage to Fight Poverty
    ImpactCitizenship

    These Global Leaders Are Coming to the 2018 Global Citizen Festival Stage to Fight Poverty

    By Neha Shah|Sept. 27, 2018

    Here's who you can expect to stand up for change this year. Read more

  • Article: Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy
    Citizenship

    Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2018

    “I’ve always understood the responsibility of an artist — but I feel it even greater now.” Read more

  • Feature: Global Citizens Tell Us Why the Right to Vote Matters to Them
    FeatureAdvocacyCitizenship

    Global Citizens Tell Us Why the Right to Vote Matters to Them

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 25, 2018

    “Your vote is your voice,” Global Citizens said at a recent rally. Read more

  • Article: What's the Cost of Mass Incarceration in the US? Join Us for a Discussion at the Apollo Theater
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    What's the Cost of Mass Incarceration in the US? Join Us for a Discussion at the Apollo Theater

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 19, 2018

    Hear personal stories from those impacted and musical performances on Sept. 22. Read more

  • Article: Rally With Global Citizen in New York for a Chance to Win Festival Tickets
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Rally With Global Citizen in New York for a Chance to Win Festival Tickets

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 18, 2018

    We’re co-hosting a nonpartisan rally in Central Park on Sept. 22 ahead of the midterm elections. Read more

  • Feature: Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Plastic Waste in the Oceans
    FeatureAdvocacyEnvironment

    Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Plastic Waste in the Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    We’re trying to divert and remove 8 million tons of plastic from reaching the oceans by 2020. Read more