#Activists

  • Article: Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Nov. 19, 2019

    We’re bringing some of the world’s biggest stars to the Royal Albert Hall — and your TV screen! Read more

  • Article: Young Activists Want World Leaders to Do These 3 Things to Avoid 'Decades of Disaster'
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    Young Activists Want World Leaders to Do These 3 Things to Avoid 'Decades of Disaster'

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    More than 150 activists from 30 countries are honoring International Youth Day. Read more

  • Article: Nepal’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Has Rescued Over 18,000 Girls from Sex Trafficking

    Nepal’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Has Rescued Over 18,000 Girls from Sex Trafficking

    By Gabrielle Deonath  and  Pia Gralki|July 17, 2019

    Anuradha Koirala works to help exploited Nepali women and children sold into sex slavery. Read more

  • Article: 7 Heroes Who Cleaned Up Millions of Pounds of Plastic From Beaches and Rivers

    7 Heroes Who Cleaned Up Millions of Pounds of Plastic From Beaches and Rivers

    By Joe McCarthy|June 28, 2019

    From India to South Africa, these pioneers are cleaning up the planet. Read more

  • Article: These Teens Are Banned From Their School Prom for Protesting Climate Change

    These Teens Are Banned From Their School Prom for Protesting Climate Change

    By Helen Lock|June 25, 2019

    Their parents say they are devastated and show that “young people are not apathetic." Read more

  • Article: Resilient Pakistani Women Are Front and Center in Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's New Film

    Resilient Pakistani Women Are Front and Center in Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's New Film

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 5, 2019

    Freedom Fighters is a window into the country’s fight for gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Here's What London's Extinction Rebellion Protests Were Really Like. And What Comes Next.

    Here's What London's Extinction Rebellion Protests Were Really Like. And What Comes Next.

    May 3, 2019

    Abigail Jones watched her family being arrested. Here, she shares her experience with us. Read more

  • Feature: 12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet

    12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 18, 2019

    From Kenya to Fiji, these activists are demanding change. Read more