#Sweden

  • Article: The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 16, 2019

    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution works to protect children globally, as well as in the UK. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 29, 2019

    She’s using the opportunity to amplify amazing advocates for everything from equality to vaccines. Read more

  • Article: Want to Take a Holiday Without Flying? Here Are Some Tips From the No-Fly Movement

    Want to Take a Holiday Without Flying? Here Are Some Tips From the No-Fly Movement

    By Helen Lock|July 29, 2019

    "Flygskam" meaning "flight shame" is a buzzword in Sweden. Global Citizen finds out more. Read more

  • Article: Young Voters Across Europe Led to a 'Green Wave' to Fight for Climate Action

    Young Voters Across Europe Led to a 'Green Wave' to Fight for Climate Action

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 28, 2019

    Green parties scored particularly high with young voters in Europe. Read more

  • Article: 'United We Will Rise': Young Climate Activists Pen Incredibly Powerful Letter to World Leaders

    'United We Will Rise': Young Climate Activists Pen Incredibly Powerful Letter to World Leaders

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 1, 2019

    Not to be dramatic, but it’s probably the best thing we’ve ever read. Read more

  • Article: Child Bride Refugees Spur Sweden to Tighten Marriage Law

    Child Bride Refugees Spur Sweden to Tighten Marriage Law

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 24, 2018

    Under a law, expected to come into force in January, Sweden will invalidate all underage marriages. Read more

  • Article: Tallest Peak in Sweden Melts to 2nd Place Due to Unprecedented Heat Wave

    Tallest Peak in Sweden Melts to 2nd Place Due to Unprecedented Heat Wave

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    Heat waves in Europe have had devastating consequences. Read more

  • Article: This College Student Stopped a Deportation in Sweden by Holding Up a Flight

    This College Student Stopped a Deportation in Sweden by Holding Up a Flight

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|July 25, 2018

    She’s being hailed as a hero. Read more