#New York City

  • 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: 'Your Vote Is Your Voice': Global Citizens Rally Around Right to Vote in NYC
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    'Your Vote Is Your Voice': Global Citizens Rally Around Right to Vote in NYC

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 22, 2018

    “Voting is how we hire and fire our leaders,” Robert De Niro said. "Your vote sends a message." Read more

  • Article: More Than 1,100 NYC School Faucets Are Still Tainted With Lead
    Education

    More Than 1,100 NYC School Faucets Are Still Tainted With Lead

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 12, 2018

    The news was revealed in a new report from the education department. Read more

  • Article: Big Cities Are Vowing to Make New Buildings Carbon Neutral by 2030
    Environment

    Big Cities Are Vowing to Make New Buildings Carbon Neutral by 2030

    Aug. 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    London, Tokyo, and New York City are among the many cities planning to make the change. Read more

  • Article: New York City Wants Your Ideas for Its First Women's History Monument
    Girls & Women

    New York City Wants Your Ideas for Its First Women's History Monument

    By Joanna Prisco|June 25, 2018

    A new initiative called She Built NYC will commission a public monument or artwork on city property. Read more

  • Article: This NYC Luxury Building Has the Air-Purifying Power of 500 Trees
    Environment

    This NYC Luxury Building Has the Air-Purifying Power of 500 Trees

    By Chris Gelardi|May 8, 2018

    Is it the future of clean air or a ploy to sell more apartments? Read more

  • Article: New York City Will Be First City Ever to Report on Its UN Global Goals Progress
    Citizenship

    New York City Will Be First City Ever to Report on Its UN Global Goals Progress

    May 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    New York City is setting an example for the rest of the country to follow. Read more

  • Article: The ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue Is Getting a New Home
    Girls & Women

    The ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue Is Getting a New Home

    By Chris Gelardi|April 19, 2018

    The celebrated sculpture will face down the New York Stock Exchange rather than the ‘Charging Bull.’ Read more