#Citizenship

  • Article: 3 Things Africa Needs to Do Right Now to Stop COVID-19 Turning Into a Humanitarian Crisis

    3 Things Africa Needs to Do Right Now to Stop COVID-19 Turning Into a Humanitarian Crisis

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 31, 2020

    Africa has a “very good window of opportunity” to take action. Read more

  • Article: Crocs Is Donating Thousands of Shoes to Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

    Crocs Is Donating Thousands of Shoes to Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 27, 2020

    The brand, beloved by medical workers, will keep donating until inventory runs out. Read more

  • Article: Over 400,000 Volunteers Sign Up in Just One Day to Help Britain's NHS Tackle COVID-19

    Over 400,000 Volunteers Sign Up in Just One Day to Help Britain's NHS Tackle COVID-19

    By Helen Lock|March 25, 2020

    The UK government was aiming to reach 250,000 volunteers in total. Read more

  • Feature: Global Citizen's Action Taker of the Week: Franziska Warner From Hamburg

    Global Citizen's Action Taker of the Week: Franziska Warner From Hamburg

    By Jana Sepehr|March 25, 2020

    “I understood at that moment how important each voice is — even mine.” Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Passes Child Abuse Law After Girl's Rape and Murder

    Pakistan Passes Child Abuse Law After Girl's Rape and Murder

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 12, 2020

    Nearly 10 cases of child abuse a day are reported in Pakistan. Read more

  • Article: Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 10, 2020

    Conversion therapy has been found to have adverse mental health effects. Read more

  • Article: Attacks on Indigenous Land Defenders Surge Globally: Report

    Attacks on Indigenous Land Defenders Surge Globally: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 9, 2020

    The report indicates that attacks take place when governments fail to enforce laws. Read more

  • Feature: Climate Change and Activism: The World’s Best Photographers Capture the Spirit of the Past Year

    Climate Change and Activism: The World’s Best Photographers Capture the Spirit of the Past Year

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Leah Rodriguez|March 3, 2020

    World Press Photo Contest announced this year’s nominees. Read more