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  1. Article: Meet Secretary of State, André Vallini: France's champion for Girl's Education
    Education

    Meet Secretary of State, André Vallini: France's champion for Girl's Education

    By Madge Thomas| July 29, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    Vallini stresses the importance of equal education to improve all sectors of development. Read more

  2. Article: How Women Are Transforming Healthcare in Uganda, Kenya
    Health

    How Women Are Transforming Healthcare in Uganda, Kenya

    By Kate Waylen| July 29, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    How an "avon lady" approach is reducing child mortality rates in Africa Read more

  3. Article: Congressional Budget Resolutions Show US Commitment to World's Poorest
    Citizenship

    Congressional Budget Resolutions Show US Commitment to World's Poorest

    By Annika Reno| July 13, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    Here's why we're feeling optimistic about U.S. foreign assistance in 2017. Read more

  4. Article: Global Citizen remembers Australian polio hero David Goldstone
    Health

    Global Citizen remembers Australian polio hero David Goldstone

    By Michael Sheldrick| July 8, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    David was an extraordinary man who championed the eradication of polio his whole life. Read more

  5. Article: Fair-trade fashion: How a fashion boutique in Mexico is making a difference
    Girls & Women

    Fair-trade fashion: How a fashion boutique in Mexico is making a difference

    By Ismelka Gomez| July 2, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    A Mexican entrepreneur showcases how fashion can change the world. Read more

  6. Article: These Bronx students share what it means to be a global citizen
    Education

    These Bronx students share what it means to be a global citizen

    By Annika Reno| June 29, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    Global Citizen visits The Laboratory School of Finance and Technology on Career Day. Read more

  7. Article: Solving the refugee crisis 5 Canadians at a time
    Citizenship

    Solving the refugee crisis 5 Canadians at a time

    By Annika Reno| June 20, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    Canada's resettlement programs demonstrate world leadership in addressing the refugee crisis. Read more

  8. Article: Helping others to call Australia home
    Citizenship

    Helping others to call Australia home

    By Dina Bloom | June 20, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    Their stories will leave you filled with pride. Read more

  9. Article: Australia helped Grace find happiness again
    Girls & Women

    Australia helped Grace find happiness again

    By Marnie Cunningham| June 15, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    After eight years of being a slave in the rebel army Grace finally managed to escape. Read more

  10. Article: Australians respond to Orlando
    Citizenship

    Australians respond to Orlando

    By Marnie Cunningham| June 14, 2016 |Global Poverty Project

    How to support the people of Orlando at time like this Read more

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