#2019 Global Citizen Festival

  • Article: Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 16, 2019

    The states are taking open defecation seriously after Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Read more

  • Article: This Important Bill for Girls' Education Received Bipartisan Support on the Global Citizen Stage
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    This Important Bill for Girls' Education Received Bipartisan Support on the Global Citizen Stage

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 16, 2019

    The Keeping Girls in School Act will reach 130 million girls out of school. Read more

  • Article: Queen + Adam Lambert, Pharrell, Alicia Keys Help Drive Up Global Citizen Festival Ratings

    Queen + Adam Lambert, Pharrell, Alicia Keys Help Drive Up Global Citizen Festival Ratings

    By Cassie Carothers|Oct. 10, 2019

    The 2019 event was MSNBC's best-rated festival broadcast yet. Read more

  • Feature: 30 of the Best Photos From 2019 Global Citizen Festival

    30 of the Best Photos From 2019 Global Citizen Festival

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 2, 2019

    Let's relive every one of our favorite moments. Read more

  • Feature: 14 Global Citizens on What Issues Matter Most to Them

    14 Global Citizens on What Issues Matter Most to Them

    By Madeleine KeckDaniele SelbyLeah Rodriguez  and  Joe McCarthy|Oct. 1, 2019

    We asked Global Citizens at our festival in Central Park to tell us what they stand for. Read more

  • Article: Verizon Is Bringing 5G Technology to the Most Under-Resourced Students
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    Verizon Is Bringing 5G Technology to the Most Under-Resourced Students

    By Joe McCarthy|Verizon|Sept. 30, 2019

    And it's breaking down the digital divide in the process. Read more

  • Article: Natalie Portman Calls for Increased Funds to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria at Global Citizen Festival
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    Natalie Portman Calls for Increased Funds to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria at Global Citizen Festival

    By Madeleine Keck  and  Gaëlle Langué|Sept. 28, 2019

    “Join me...and help save 16 million more lives over the next three years.” Read more

  • Article: 20 of the Most Amazing Things That Just Happened at 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York

    20 of the Most Amazing Things That Just Happened at 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York

    By Madeleine KeckLeah Rodriguez  and  Joe McCarthy|Sept. 28, 2019

    The festival saw jaw-dropping musical moments and incredible commitments. Read more