#Advocacy

  • Article: 9 People Leading the Fight Against Poverty That You Should Know

    9 People Leading the Fight Against Poverty That You Should Know

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Sophie Maes|Jan. 23, 2020

    They’re addressing the root causes of poverty from gender equality to climate change. Read more

  • Feature: 10 Activists Who Had a Breakout Year in 2019

    10 Activists Who Had a Breakout Year in 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 20, 2019

    These activists are fighting to end poverty. Read more

  • Article: H.E.R. Brings Her Message of Strength and Power to the Global Citizen Prize Award Ceremony

    H.E.R. Brings Her Message of Strength and Power to the Global Citizen Prize Award Ceremony

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 18, 2019

    Watch her incredible performance and more by tuning in to watch the broadcast this month! Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Raise $2.6 Billion in Final Push to Eradicate Polio Once and for All
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    World Leaders Raise $2.6 Billion in Final Push to Eradicate Polio Once and for All

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 22, 2019

    “As long as polio virus still exists in any part of the world, all children are at risk.” 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: Brave Women Shared With Us How Lack of Access to Family Planning Has Affected Their Lives

    Brave Women Shared With Us How Lack of Access to Family Planning Has Affected Their Lives

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 30, 2019

    “I bled out on the table in the emergency room.” Read more

  • Article: The United Nations Reaffirms Its Support for Persecuted LGBTI Community

    The United Nations Reaffirms Its Support for Persecuted LGBTI Community

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brittany Quy|Oct. 8, 2019

    After more than 23,000 actions taken by Global Citizens. Read more