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  • 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|RB|Oct. 9, 2019

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

  • Article: 8 of the Best Climate Change Quotes From the United Nations General Assembly

    8 of the Best Climate Change Quotes From the United Nations General Assembly

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 30, 2019

    “We have a lot of ideas, but as someone said, ‘ideas without funding is mere hallucination.’” 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: UN Climate Report Reveals 'Worst Case' Sea Level Scenario Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    UN Climate Report Reveals 'Worst Case' Sea Level Scenario Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 25, 2019

    In a worst case scenario, sea levels could now rise by up to 1.1 metres by 2100. 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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 25, 2019

    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

  • Article: Trudeau, Macron, and May Just Led a 'Milestone' Moment for Girls' Education in New York
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    Trudeau, Macron, and May Just Led a 'Milestone' Moment for Girls' Education in New York

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 28, 2018

    World leaders gathered at the UN General Assembly, at a session convened by Global Citizen. Read more