#Activism

  • 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

  • Feature: Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 21, 2019

    Going behind the scenes of the movement to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 14, 2019

    “You should know that happiness is your birthright.” Read more

  • Article: How Global Citizens Are Tackling the Root Causes of Extreme Poverty
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    How Global Citizens Are Tackling the Root Causes of Extreme Poverty

    By Leticia Pfeffer  and  Joe McCarthy|Aug. 7, 2019

    Six key issues explored in the documentary series ACTIVATE, airing this fall on National Geographic. Read more

  • Article: This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    By Sushmita Roy|July 15, 2019

    Sam Bencheghib plans to run 20 miles a day, six days a week, for six months. Read more

  • Article: British Period Poverty Activist Gabby Edlin Tells Us How She Started a Bloody Successful Movement

    British Period Poverty Activist Gabby Edlin Tells Us How She Started a Bloody Successful Movement

    By Helen Lock|June 25, 2019

    Edlin was volunteering at a refugee centre when she was told period products weren't "essential." Read more

  • Article: FGM Survivors Across Africa Call for Mental Health and Trauma Support

    FGM Survivors Across Africa Call for Mental Health and Trauma Support

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 18, 2019

    "There's this picture that has never left my mind of the blood." Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Sudan

    What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Sudan

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 12, 2019

    The fight for democracy in Khartoum has led to violent clashes between protesters and the military. Read more