#Global Citizen Festival Mandela 100

  • 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
    ImpactCitizenship

    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
    ImpactCitizenship

    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

  • Article: These South African Women Are Using Menstruation Cups to Change the World
    Water & Sanitation

    These South African Women Are Using Menstruation Cups to Change the World

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Oct. 25, 2018

    In Africa, 1 in 10 girls are having their education interrupted because of their periods. Read more

  • Article: Donating Blood Saves Lives Every Day — But Just 1% of South Africans Are Active Donors
    Health

    Donating Blood Saves Lives Every Day — But Just 1% of South Africans Are Active Donors

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 9, 2018

    Here’s everything you need to know about how to start donating blood, and start saving lives. Read more