#Impact

  • Article: South Africa Has Made a Major Commitment to Providing Free Sanitary Pads to Girls
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    South Africa Has Made a Major Commitment to Providing Free Sanitary Pads to Girls

    By Sophie Barbier|Feb. 26, 2019

    In response to more than 136,000 Global Citizens’ actions, the Government has increased its funding 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: Global Citizens Help Fulfill Mandela’s Vision of Ending Extreme Poverty by Taking 5.6M Actions
    ImpactCitizenship

    Global Citizens Help Fulfill Mandela’s Vision of Ending Extreme Poverty by Taking 5.6M Actions

    By Neha Shah|Dec. 3, 2018

    “Here, in the southernmost tip of Africa, we too have heeded the call!" Read more

  • Article: Here's What's Next After South Africa Abolishes the Tampon Tax
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Here's What's Next After South Africa Abolishes the Tampon Tax

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 25, 2018

    More needs to be done to ensure access to menstrual hygiene products and safe toilets Read more

  • Article: The Asian Development Bank Made a Major Commitment to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    The Asian Development Bank Made a Major Commitment to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

    By Sophie Maes|Oct. 16, 2018

    The ADB has committed to doubling its investments in WASH across the Asia-Pacific region. Read more

  • Article: $495.3M Committed to Education at Global Citizen Festival
    ImpactEducation

    $495.3M Committed to Education at Global Citizen Festival

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2018

    Millions of people are set to be affected. Read more

  • Article: Countries Pledge to Take Action to Leave No Girl Behind
    ImpactEducation

    Countries Pledge to Take Action to Leave No Girl Behind

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 11, 2018

    Netherlands, Denmark and Norway make over $330M in commitments to education. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Called for an End to Sexist Laws
    ImpactGirls & Women

    World Leaders Called for an End to Sexist Laws

    By Emma Oxenburgh|Oct. 11, 2018

    They want to #LevelTheLaw. Read more