#Schools

  • Article: England's Secondary Schools Will Get Free Period Products. Here's What #FreePeriods Activists Think.
    Water & Sanitation

    England's Secondary Schools Will Get Free Period Products. Here's What #FreePeriods Activists Think.

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 11, 2019

    This is a huge win for the two-year #FreePeriods campaign. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Finance Minister Doubles Investment in Sanitary Products and Education
    Water & Sanitation

    South Africa's Finance Minister Doubles Investment in Sanitary Products and Education

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 26, 2019

    It's partly thanks to actions taken by you ahead of Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100. Read more

  • Article: Menstrual Health and FGM Will Finally Be Taught in England's Schools by 2020
    Health

    Menstrual Health and FGM Will Finally Be Taught in England's Schools by 2020

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 25, 2019

    Children aged 11 and over will also learn about FGM, domestic violence, and “honour-based” abuse. Read more

  • Article: Girls in Providence’s Public Schools Can Now Use Period Products for Free
    Girls & Women

    Girls in Providence’s Public Schools Can Now Use Period Products for Free

    By Sushmita Roy|Feb. 22, 2019

    One in 5 girls in the US have missed school because they couldn’t afford period products. Read more

  • Article: Young People Are Ditching School to Protest Climate Change. We Asked Why They Care.
    Environment

    Young People Are Ditching School to Protest Climate Change. We Asked Why They Care.

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 15, 2019

    Global Citizen headed to London’s climate march to find out why young people are out protesting. Read more

  • Article: Who’s Doing It Best? This Scorecard Reveals the State of Child Health In the UK's 4 Nations
    Health

    Who’s Doing It Best? This Scorecard Reveals the State of Child Health In the UK's 4 Nations

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 24, 2019

    There are "significant risks on the horizon." Read more

  • Article: This Children's Fund Is Combating Violence and Promoting Safer Schools
    PartnerEducation

    This Children's Fund Is Combating Violence and Promoting Safer Schools

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 7, 2018|Nedbank

    The Nedbank Children’s Affinity funds initiatives aimed at keeping children safe in school. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Tax, Mental Health, and Everything Else You Need to Know About UK Budget 2018
    Citizenship

    Plastic Tax, Mental Health, and Everything Else You Need to Know About UK Budget 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2018

    What does the Autumn Budget mean for Global Citizens? Read more