#discriminacion

  • 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: Fighting Poverty and Inequality Are Crucial for Mental Health, UN Expert Says

    Fighting Poverty and Inequality Are Crucial for Mental Health, UN Expert Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 25, 2019

    More emphasis must be placed on alleviating social and economic pressures to improve mental health. Read more

  • Article: Not One Country Is on Track to Reach Its Goal of Gender Equality

    Not One Country Is on Track to Reach Its Goal of Gender Equality

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 3, 2019

    "If we had gender equality in the workplace we could add 26% to GDP — that's a lot of money." Read more

  • Article: Brazil's Supreme Court Rules to Make Homophobia & Transphobia Illegal

    Brazil's Supreme Court Rules to Make Homophobia & Transphobia Illegal

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|May 24, 2019

    The acts of discrimination will be punishable by up to five years in prison. Read more

  • Article: Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities
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    Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities

    From Coty|Dec. 3, 2018

    Approximately 1 billion people in the world live with a disability. Read more

  • Article: Teen Girls and Boys Don't Have Equal Access to Mobile Phones Worldwide

    Teen Girls and Boys Don't Have Equal Access to Mobile Phones Worldwide

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Oct. 25, 2018

    Many parents discriminate against their daughters when it comes to cellphone use. Read more