#Global Goals

  • Article: New Zealand's First-Ever Budget for 'Well-Being' Will Focus on Poverty and Mental Health
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    New Zealand's First-Ever Budget for 'Well-Being' Will Focus on Poverty and Mental Health

    By Sushmita Roy|May 15, 2019

    Child poverty, domestic violence, and mental health are priorities in the budget. Read more

  • Article: These Friendship Bracelets Are Made From Ocean Plastic and Seized Illegal Firearms
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    These Friendship Bracelets Are Made From Ocean Plastic and Seized Illegal Firearms

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 23, 2019

    Sustainable accessories brand Bottletop is helping spread the world about ending extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: The 7-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Who Wants to Be Like Muhammad Ali
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    The 7-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Who Wants to Be Like Muhammad Ali

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 12, 2019

    Sekinat Quadri started boxing when she was just 5 years old. Read more

  • Article: New Report Could Set 'Clear Pathway' for Australia to Implement the SDGs
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    New Report Could Set 'Clear Pathway' for Australia to Implement the SDGs

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 22, 2019

    It could help Australia address issues related to climate change, poverty, and gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Indian Girl Asks the Police to Arrest Her Father for Not Building a Toilet and Sparks a Movement
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    Indian Girl Asks the Police to Arrest Her Father for Not Building a Toilet and Sparks a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 12, 2018

    "I was ashamed to go outside and I felt bad when people looked at me.” Read more

  • Article: $2.6 Trillion Is Lost to Corruption Every Year — And It Hurts the Poor the Most
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    $2.6 Trillion Is Lost to Corruption Every Year — And It Hurts the Poor the Most

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 11, 2018

    “I call on leaders everywhere to listen.” Read more

  • Article: Watch This TED Talk if You Want to Know How to End Extreme Poverty
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    Watch This TED Talk if You Want to Know How to End Extreme Poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 9, 2018

    "We are living in a world that is tantalizingly close to ensuring that no one need die of hunger." Read more

  • Article: UN States Just Agreed to Ensure Primary Health Care for All. Here's Why That Matters.
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    UN States Just Agreed to Ensure Primary Health Care for All. Here's Why That Matters.

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 26, 2018

    This could mean big things for Global Goal 3. Read more