#Global Citizen Festival Mandela 100

  • Article: Governments Agree That Human Capital Matters. Now It’s Time to Act.
    ImpactCitizenship

    Governments Agree That Human Capital Matters. Now It’s Time to Act.

    By Sophie Barbier|June 19, 2019

    Here’s how the World Bank, entrepreneurs, and governments are prioritizing human capital Read more

  • Article: South Africa’s Elections Are Here. Here’s How Your Voice Can Help Make Change Happen.
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    South Africa’s Elections Are Here. Here’s How Your Voice Can Help Make Change Happen.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 8, 2019

    The ballot remains one of the most powerful ways to effect change. Read more

  • Article: The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa

    By Kayla James|Dec. 13, 2018

    As US Representative Ed Royce says, “We must get this right.” Read more

  • Article: SDG High-Level Reception in Johannesburg Inspires Commitments for Change
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    SDG High-Level Reception in Johannesburg Inspires Commitments for Change

    By Sophie Barbier|Dec. 12, 2018

    “I am Madiba, and so are you, if you choose to be a Madiba.” Read more

  • Article: This Activist Wants to Provide School Meals So No Child Learns on an Empty Stomach
    Food & Hunger

    This Activist Wants to Provide School Meals So No Child Learns on an Empty Stomach

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 2, 2018|Cisco

    “A hungry child can’t learn.” Read more

  • Article: Tiwa Savage Isn't Apologizing for Being a Female Afrobeat Artist
    Girls & Women

    Tiwa Savage Isn't Apologizing for Being a Female Afrobeat Artist

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 30, 2018

    The pop star fights to stay on top in Nigeria’s male-dominated music industry — and empower others. Read more

  • Article: How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place
    Citizenship

    How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 30, 2018

    “You should know that happiness is your birthright.” Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Have Taken a Record-Breaking Number of Actions for the Mandela 100 Campaign
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    Global Citizens Have Taken a Record-Breaking Number of Actions for the Mandela 100 Campaign

    By Neha Shah|Nov. 15, 2018

    1,200 actions are being taken every. single. hour. Read more