#World Humanitarian Day

  • Article: Global Citizen Connects Students, Honors 'One Humanity' on World Humanitarian Day
    ImpactEducation

    Global Citizen Connects Students, Honors 'One Humanity' on World Humanitarian Day

    By Madison McCormick |Aug. 25, 2016

    Global Citizen and Microsoft connect with classrooms around the world honoring 'one humanity.' Read more

  • Article: UN Admits Poor Waste Management Led to Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Haiti
    Water & Sanitation

    UN Admits Poor Waste Management Led to Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

    By Meghan Werft|Aug. 19, 2016

    After five years of silence, the UN promises better practices to prevent an epidemic like Haiti. Read more

  • Article: Watch the UN’s World Humanitarian Day Event Live Here
    Citizenship

    Watch the UN’s World Humanitarian Day Event Live Here

    Aug. 19, 2016

    Watch live at 6:30 p.m. Guests include: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Natalie Dormer, Leslie Odom Jr., Read more

  • Video: 'Now Is the Time to Take Action': UN Honors World Humanitarian Day
    Citizenship

    'Now Is the Time to Take Action': UN Honors World Humanitarian Day

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 19, 2016

    "We just want to be able to go to school and live in peace without having guns pointed at us." Read more

  • Video: 'She Is Syria' Shines Light on Women of the Refugee Crisis
    Citizenship

    'She Is Syria' Shines Light on Women of the Refugee Crisis

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 19, 2016

    "We’re all human and we’re all connected." Read more

  • Article: Connecting Classrooms 5,000 Miles Away
    Education

    Connecting Classrooms 5,000 Miles Away

    By Annika Reno|Aug. 12, 2016

    Global Citizen and Microsoft are Skyping with students in refugee camps this World Humanitarian Day. Read more

  • Article: Thanking UNHCR field staff this World Humanitarian Day
    Citizenship

    Thanking UNHCR field staff this World Humanitarian Day

    Aug. 19, 2015|USA for UNHCR

    Can you spot a hero? Read more

  • Article: 12 photos from India's floods you won't believe are real
    Environment

    12 photos from India's floods you won't believe are real

    Aug. 19, 2015|World Vision

    How is this flooding from torrential monsoons in India is being ignored? Read more