#Advocacy

  • Article: 14 Black Activists and Authors Providing Crucial Insight Into Racial Justice in the US

    14 Black Activists and Authors Providing Crucial Insight Into Racial Justice in the US

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2020

    They’re doing essential work to end systemic oppression. Read more

  • Article: In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    By Shomy Hasan Chowdhury|March 31, 2020

    Shomy Hasan Chowdhury is working to ensure access to water and sanitation in Bangladesh’s brothels. Read more

  • Article: Climate Activist Vanessa Nakate Wants to 'Amplify Unheard Voices' After Getting Cut From AP Photo

    Climate Activist Vanessa Nakate Wants to 'Amplify Unheard Voices' After Getting Cut From AP Photo

    By Joe McCarthyErica Sanchez  and  Pia Gralki|Jan. 27, 2020

    She’s intent on protecting the planet for future generations. Read more

  • 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