#2018 Global Citizen Festival

  • Article: Norway Committed $200 Million to Fight Ocean Plastic at the Global Citizen Festival

    Norway Committed $200 Million to Fight Ocean Plastic at the Global Citizen Festival

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 4, 2018

    The country has deep ties to marine life. Read more

  • Feature: These Global Citizens Told Us the Issues They're Most Passionate About

    These Global Citizens Told Us the Issues They're Most Passionate About

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 30, 2018

    Women's rights, climate change, and education equality. Read more

  • Feature: 8 Global Citizens Share How They'll Continue Taking Action After the NYC Festival

    8 Global Citizens Share How They'll Continue Taking Action After the NYC Festival

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 30, 2018

    “Keep tweeting, keep calling local representatives, and keep getting the word out!” Read more

  • Article: You Took Action, World Leaders Listened: 2018 Festival Recap

    You Took Action, World Leaders Listened: 2018 Festival Recap

    By Neha Shah|Sept. 30, 2018

    Over 2.1M actions led to commitments worth $7.6B, set to affect the lives of 254M. Read more

  • Article: Nelson Mandela Taught Naomi Campbell to Be Her 'Authentic Self'

    Nelson Mandela Taught Naomi Campbell to Be Her 'Authentic Self'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 30, 2018

    The supermodel honored the visionary at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival in NYC. Read more

  • Article: Michelle Obama: 'Our Democracy Only Works With Your Participation'

    Michelle Obama: 'Our Democracy Only Works With Your Participation'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 30, 2018

    The former first lady promotes her nonprofit When We All Vote at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival. Read more

  • Article: Cardi B Just Talked About Ending Poverty During Her First Solo Performance as a Mother

    Cardi B Just Talked About Ending Poverty During Her First Solo Performance as a Mother

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 30, 2018

    “We need to research these countries that aren’t getting help.” Read more

  • Article: Governor Andrew Cuomo Says He'll End Cash Bail in New York This Year

    Governor Andrew Cuomo Says He'll End Cash Bail in New York This Year

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 29, 2018

    "Rikers Island has to be closed and it has to be closed now." Read more