#Global Citizen of Canada

  • Article: This Global Citizen of Canada Has Tackled Polio From Nigeria to Switzerland

    This Global Citizen of Canada Has Tackled Polio From Nigeria to Switzerland

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 25, 2019

    “My motto is, ‘Do what it takes to get the job done.’” Read more

  • Article: This Human Rights Activist Was a Child Bride — But She Won't Let That Define Her

    This Human Rights Activist Was a Child Bride — But She Won't Let That Define Her

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 29, 2019

    She survived a forced marriage and years of abuse, only to come out on top as a beacon of hope. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Nurse Witnessed an Iraqi City Recover From War

    This Canadian Nurse Witnessed an Iraqi City Recover From War

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 27, 2018

    When the Islamic State took over years ago, much of the population fled — including health workers. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of Canada Brings Light to Tanzania — Literally

    This Global Citizen of Canada Brings Light to Tanzania — Literally

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 1, 2018

    Karibu is a social enterprise that created solar-powered lights to replace kerosene. Read more

  • Article: Dining Out Can Help Feed the Hungry Thanks to Two Cousins and an Ingenious Idea

    Dining Out Can Help Feed the Hungry Thanks to Two Cousins and an Ingenious Idea

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 21, 2018

    You buy one meal, they get one meal. It’s as simple as that. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Indigenous Canadian Who Taught the UN About Environmentalism at Age 13

    Meet the Indigenous Canadian Who Taught the UN About Environmentalism at Age 13

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 10, 2018

    And she’s been advocating since she was 8. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of Canada Helps NGOs In Rwanda — By Using Her Accounting Skills

    This Global Citizen of Canada Helps NGOs In Rwanda — By Using Her Accounting Skills

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 7, 2017

    “It really helps me feel good about the career path I’ve chosen.” Read more

  • Article: Why This Global Citizen of Canada Uses Ice Cream to Teach Kids Science

    Why This Global Citizen of Canada Uses Ice Cream to Teach Kids Science

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 3, 2017

    Dr. Mayrose Salvador trains teachers to make science fun. Read more