#Advocacy

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

    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 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: How the Global Fund Is Working to End AIDS, TB, and Malaria
    AdvocacyHealth

    How the Global Fund Is Working to End AIDS, TB, and Malaria

    July 30, 2019

    The Global Fund has helped save more than 27 million lives. Read more

  • Article: Here's Who Is Playing the 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York
    Citizenship

    Here's Who Is Playing the 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York

    July 30, 2019

    The festival returns with an incredible lineup and real action. Read more

  • Article: House Increases Foreign Aid Budget by 4% in Huge Win for Health, Education, World's Most Vulnerable
    AdvocacyFinance & Innovation

    House Increases Foreign Aid Budget by 4% in Huge Win for Health, Education, World's Most Vulnerable

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2019

    Health programs were the biggest winner in the bill. Read more

  • Feature: Why These Children of Incarcerated Parents Are Rallying to Be Heard
    FeatureCitizenship

    Why These Children of Incarcerated Parents Are Rallying to Be Heard

    By Daniele Selby|May 14, 2019

    Over 10 million children have been impacted by parental incarceration at some point in their lives. Read more

  • Article: The 2019 Waislitz Global Citizen Awards Are Now Open
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    The 2019 Waislitz Global Citizen Awards Are Now Open

    April 12, 2019

    Apply for a chance to win $100K or $50K to scale your work to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: Why Activists Say New York's Cash Bail Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough
    Citizenship

    Why Activists Say New York's Cash Bail Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough

    By Daniele Selby|April 9, 2019

    The bill passed on March 31 ends cash bail for most misdemeanors and non-violent crimes. Read more