#Children

  • Article: French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 27, 2019

    Global Citizen spoke with the musician about the power of education during the UN General Assembly. Read more

  • Article: South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading
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    South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 9, 2019

    Global Citizen marked International Literacy Day with a celebration of kids' access to education. Read more

  • Article: 420 Million Children Living in Crisis Don't Have Basic Sanitation: UNICEF

    420 Million Children Living in Crisis Don't Have Basic Sanitation: UNICEF

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 28, 2019

    And another 210 million lack access to safe drinking water. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Children Resort to Sleeping in Shipping Containers Across England

    Homeless Children Resort to Sleeping in Shipping Containers Across England

    Aug. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Homelessness has been increasing in England for nearly a decade. Read more

  • Article: This Animated Series Teaches Children About the South African Constitution

    This Animated Series Teaches Children About the South African Constitution

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 7, 2019

    The less people know about their rights, the less access they have to them. Read more

  • Article: Over 70% of Children in the Pacific Experience 'Shocking’ Violence: Report

    Over 70% of Children in the Pacific Experience 'Shocking’ Violence: Report

    Aug. 1, 2019

    Close neighbor Australia has been urged to step up foreign aid funding to help curb the issue. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Limpopo Province Pledges to Eradicate Pit Toilets From All Schools in a Year

    South Africa's Limpopo Province Pledges to Eradicate Pit Toilets From All Schools in a Year

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 31, 2019

    National outrage was sparked against pit toilets after the deaths of several children. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time

    South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 17, 2019

    “Children need to be taught that reading is enjoyable!” Read more