#Germany

  • Article: Germany Just Became the 5th Country to Ban 'Conversion Therapy' for LGBTQ+ Minors

    Germany Just Became the 5th Country to Ban 'Conversion Therapy' for LGBTQ+ Minors

    By Catherine Caruso|May 11, 2020

    The practice exacerbates inequality for LGBTQ+ people, who are already at high risk of poverty. Read more

  • Article: How the Refugee Crisis at the Greek-Turkish Border Makes Me Feel About Europe

    How the Refugee Crisis at the Greek-Turkish Border Makes Me Feel About Europe

    March 31, 2020

    Caroline König is an Oxfam Germany campaigner, here she writes about violence at Europe's borders. 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

  • Feature: ‘I Risked My Life to Protect My Fellow Refugees. Here’s What’s Next for Me.’

    ‘I Risked My Life to Protect My Fellow Refugees. Here’s What’s Next for Me.’

    March 23, 2020

    Sarah Mardini drew headlines after she saved a sinking boat of refugees. Here, she tells her story. Read more

  • Article: EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.
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    EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Imogen CalderwoodErica Sanchez  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 18, 2020

    Use your voice to make sure the world’s most vulnerable people aren’t left behind. Read more

  • Article: German Chancellor Angela Merkel Pledges 600 Million Euros for Global Vaccine Efforts
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    German Chancellor Angela Merkel Pledges 600 Million Euros for Global Vaccine Efforts

    By Jana Sepehr|Jan. 31, 2020

    It’s an amazing start to what’s going to be a huge year for worldwide support of vaccinations. Read more

  • Feature: Global Citizen’s Action Taker of the Week: Mandy Beck from Düsseldorf
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    Global Citizen’s Action Taker of the Week: Mandy Beck from Düsseldorf

    By Jana Sepehr|Jan. 28, 2020

    "We, as Global Citizens, stand for a world where health is not a privilege but a human right." Read more

  • Article: A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 21, 2019

    Despite risking enslavement, death, and crushing debt, 93% would make the journey again. Read more