#Stigma

  • Article: 5 Crucial Things You Need to Know About Mental Health
    Health

    5 Crucial Things You Need to Know About Mental Health

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2019

    More than 13 million lives could be saved each year if mental health issues were properly funded. Read more

  • Article: Free Pads and Tampons Aren't the Only Answer to Period Poverty
    Water & Sanitation

    Free Pads and Tampons Aren't the Only Answer to Period Poverty

    By Daniele Selby|March 26, 2019

    There is no strong evidence to suggest period products alone help girls stay in school, expert says. Read more

  • Article: Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities

    Dec. 3, 2018|Coty

    Approximately 1 billion people in the world live with a disability. Read more

  • Article: What Is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities?
    Citizenship

    What Is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities?

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 3, 2018|Coty

    People with disabilities experience higher rates of poverty around the world. Read more

  • Article: Women With Albinism Set to Climb Kilimanjaro to Dispel Stigma
    Girls & Women

    Women With Albinism Set to Climb Kilimanjaro to Dispel Stigma

    Sept. 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    African women with albinism who have overcome abuse will scale the continent's highest peak. Read more

  • Article: This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out
    Citizenship

    This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 21, 2018

    Global Citizen spoke to LGBTQ activists about how we can all end the stigma. Read more

  • Article: 10-Year-Old Boy Had to 'Prove Disability' Before a Flight
    Health

    10-Year-Old Boy Had to 'Prove Disability' Before a Flight

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 3, 2018

    His mother was left devastated by the “inhumane” treatment. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together
    Health

    Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 27, 2018

    Teenage girls are most affected — but men have to be part of the solution. Read more