#Advocacy

  • 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

  • Article: H.E.R. Wants Kids Everywhere to Thrive in School and Beyond

    H.E.R. Wants Kids Everywhere to Thrive in School and Beyond

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 23, 2019

    “We are limitless. We are inevitable. We refuse to be put in any kind of box.” Read more

  • Article: Advocacy Group Behind VMAs Protest Doesn't Want Newark's Water Crisis to Be the Next Flint

    Advocacy Group Behind VMAs Protest Doesn't Want Newark's Water Crisis to Be the Next Flint

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 27, 2019

    Newark Water Coalition is demanding full transparency with #CleanWater4Newark. 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 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
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    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

    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

    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