#UN General Assembly 2019

  • Article: Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 9, 2019|RB

    Nigerian politician Babajide Sanwo-Olu said sanitation is a “defining issue” for him. Read more

  • Article: French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 27, 2019

    Global Citizen spoke with the musician about the power of education during the UN General Assembly. Read more

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern Says Economic Growth Is Pointless If People Aren't Thriving

    Jacinda Ardern Says Economic Growth Is Pointless If People Aren't Thriving

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2019

    New Zealand’s new well-being budget focuses on mental health and poverty reduction. Read more

  • Article: British Activist Nimco Ali Launches Global Bid to Ban FGM in Every Country by 2030

    British Activist Nimco Ali Launches Global Bid to Ban FGM in Every Country by 2030

    Sept. 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    She's calling on all countries to unite to protect 68 million at-risk by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Young Activists Want World Leaders to Do These 3 Things to Avoid 'Decades of Disaster'
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    Young Activists Want World Leaders to Do These 3 Things to Avoid 'Decades of Disaster'

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    More than 150 activists from 30 countries are honoring International Youth Day. Read more