#2018 Global Citizen Festival

  • Article: 6 Months After Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Here's How Partners Are Honouring Their Commitments

    6 Months After Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Here's How Partners Are Honouring Their Commitments

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 17, 2019

    “Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.” Read more

  • Article: Ending Extreme Poverty and Championing Social Change? That's Eddie Vedder's Jam.

    Ending Extreme Poverty and Championing Social Change? That's Eddie Vedder's Jam.

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 28, 2018

    “We can make global poverty a thing of the past." Read more

  • Article: How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival

    How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival

    By Daniele Selby|Vita Coco|Oct. 30, 2018

    Vita Coco supports initiatives that will help offset emissions and energy usage from our festival. Read more

  • Article: The Asian Development Bank Made a Major Commitment to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

    The Asian Development Bank Made a Major Commitment to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

    By Sophie Maes|Oct. 16, 2018

    The ADB has committed to doubling its investments in WASH across the Asia-Pacific region. Read more

  • Article: $495.3M Committed to Education at Global Citizen Festival
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    $495.3M Committed to Education at Global Citizen Festival

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2018

    Millions of people are set to be affected. Read more

  • Article: Norway and Ireland Came Through With Some Big Commitments at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    Norway and Ireland Came Through With Some Big Commitments at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 5, 2018

    Marine litter, education, and foreign aid are set to benefit. Read more

  • Article: Afghanistan Just Made History to Support Its Drought-Affected Citizens

    Afghanistan Just Made History to Support Its Drought-Affected Citizens

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 5, 2018

    The country is teaming up with the World Food Programme. Read more

  • Article: Ireland Might Be Small, But It Just Made a Mighty Commitment to the World

    Ireland Might Be Small, But It Just Made a Mighty Commitment to the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 4, 2018

    Deputy Prime Minister Simon Coveney joined Global Citizen in New York. Read more