#Activism

  • Article: This Cote d’Ivoire Designer Made a Set of Emoji That Shatter Stereotypes About Africa

    This Cote d’Ivoire Designer Made a Set of Emoji That Shatter Stereotypes About Africa

    By Pia Gralki  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 19, 2019

    Representation matters. Read more

  • Article: 4 Things the Winner of the First Cisco Youth Leadership Award Has Learned

    4 Things the Winner of the First Cisco Youth Leadership Award Has Learned

    By Joe McCarthy|Cisco|Nov. 12, 2019

    “We have proven that it’s possible to feed a continent. Next stop — 1 million kids a day.” Read more

  • Article: These Zambians Are Promoting More Diverse Diets to Fight Malnutrition

    These Zambians Are Promoting More Diverse Diets to Fight Malnutrition

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Mwandwe Chileshe|Nov. 7, 2019

    They want to end the reign of maize. Read more

  • Article: Dressed in Colours Worn by Her Rapist, South African Woman Walks 700km to Inspire Hope

    Dressed in Colours Worn by Her Rapist, South African Woman Walks 700km to Inspire Hope

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 28, 2019

    Leilani Kuter walked 27km a day for 27 days to mark 27 years since becoming a rape survivor. Read more

  • Article: Leo DiCaprio Tells Haters to Stop Shaming Climate Activists Like Greta as They ‘Fight to Survive’

    Leo DiCaprio Tells Haters to Stop Shaming Climate Activists Like Greta as They ‘Fight to Survive’

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 28, 2019

    “Are we going to react to the climate movement with insulting tweets,” he asked Global Citizens. Read more

  • Article: 2019 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award Will Honor One Extraordinary Global Citizen — Will It Be You?
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    2019 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award Will Honor One Extraordinary Global Citizen — Will It Be You?

    From Cisco|Sept. 10, 2019

    One innovative young person working to end global poverty will win the $250,000 prize. Read more

  • Article: Harry & Meghan Just Shouted Out Amazing African Organisations You Should Definitely Know About

    Harry & Meghan Just Shouted Out Amazing African Organisations You Should Definitely Know About

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 3, 2019

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are coming to Africa. Read more

  • Article: 18 Striking Photos of Climate Change, Inequality, and Activism From Around the World This Week

    18 Striking Photos of Climate Change, Inequality, and Activism From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 30, 2019

    As fires blaze in the Amazon, others struggle with floods, and migrants flee conflict and poverty. Read more