#Explainer

  • Article: How to Watch and Listen to the 2018 Global Citizen Festival
    Citizenship

    How to Watch and Listen to the 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    Sept. 26, 2018

    Janet Jackson and The Weeknd will be headlining, along with Shawn Mendes, Cardi B, and Janelle Monáe Read more

  • Article: 8 Ways We're Making the 2018 Global Citizen Festival Sustainable
    Environment

    8 Ways We're Making the 2018 Global Citizen Festival Sustainable

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 18, 2018

    Offsetting carbon, zero waste, and more. 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

  • Article: Calling Politicians Is a Lot Easier Than You Think
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Calling Politicians Is a Lot Easier Than You Think

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 24, 2018

    And it’s the most effective means of communicating. Read more

  • Article: What the Rohingya Refugee Crisis Looks Like, 1 Year Later
    Citizenship

    What the Rohingya Refugee Crisis Looks Like, 1 Year Later

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 24, 2018

    “Their horrific experiences defy comprehension.” Read more

  • Article: Meet Some of the Local Experts Global Citizen Is Working With to Drive Impact in South Africa
    ImpactCitizenship

    Meet Some of the Local Experts Global Citizen Is Working With to Drive Impact in South Africa

    Aug. 21, 2018

    And why their knowledge will ensure your actions lift people out of poverty. Read more

  • Article: What Does Pakistan’s New Prime Minister Imran Khan Mean for Poverty and Inequality?
    Citizenship

    What Does Pakistan’s New Prime Minister Imran Khan Mean for Poverty and Inequality?

    By Joe McCarthy|July 27, 2018

    “My hope is that Pakistan will be the kind of welfare state where we take care of our poor people." Read more

  • Article: 12 Things Achieved by UK Aid That You'll Probably Never See in the Daily Mail
    Finance & Innovation

    12 Things Achieved by UK Aid That You'll Probably Never See in the Daily Mail

    By Zoe Kelland  and  Dean Bowen|July 4, 2018

    The truth: UK aid has an enormous impact — it saves a life every 2 minutes. Read more