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  1. Article: Meet the Aussie mushroom moguls

    Food & Hunger

    Meet the Aussie mushroom moguls

    By Kalpani Senasinghe |Global Poverty Project| May 27, 2016

    Meet the innovative duo changing the way we think about growing food and using waste. Read more

  2. Article: What makes a grown man cry?

    Health

    What makes a grown man cry?

    By Marnie Cunningham|Global Poverty Project| May 25, 2016

    Australian aid really does make dreams come true. Read more

  3. Article: Global Citizen travels to Japan for the G7

    Food & Hunger

    Global Citizen travels to Japan for the G7

    By Judith Rowland|Global Poverty Project| May 20, 2016

    Let's solidify the G7's commitment to lift 500 million people out of hunger. Read more

  4. Article: Why the world needs a High-Level Panel on Water

    Water & Sanitation

    Why the world needs a High-Level Panel on Water

    By Murphy McAnulty|Global Poverty Project| May 4, 2016

    The world finally has a chance to make real progress towards achieving Global Goal 6. Read more

  5. Article: These youth climate activists are making the Paris Agreement a reality in New York City

    Environment

    These youth climate activists are making the Paris Agreement a reality in New York City

    By Kevin Murungi |Global Poverty Project| April 26, 2016

    Climate activists from Global Kids secure a legislative win on climate change education in schools. Read more

  6. Article: The US Congress just took a major step towards alleviating hunger around the world

    Food & Hunger

    The US Congress just took a major step towards alleviating hunger around the world

    By Bree Dyer|Global Poverty Project| April 21, 2016

    The US Senate just joined the House of Representatives in passing the Global Food Security Act. Read more

  7. Article: “Together, Stronger” A day with Caterpillar

    Health

    “Together, Stronger” A day with Caterpillar

    By David Ambuel |Global Poverty Project| April 17, 2016

    Hear about Global Citizen's tour stop in Peoria, IL Read more

  8. Article: Why Canadian MP Mike Lake is advocating for autism awareness

    Citizenship

    Why Canadian MP Mike Lake is advocating for autism awareness

    By Bree Dyer|Global Poverty Project| April 7, 2016

    Incredible insight into the strengths of differing abilities from Canadian MP Mike Lake. Read more

  9. Article: US Secretary of State Kerry says it's time to empower girls all over the world

    Girls & Women

    US Secretary of State Kerry says it's time to empower girls all over the world

    By Bree Dyer|Global Poverty Project| April 5, 2016

    Here's what the US plans to do to help girls around the world. Read more

  10. Article: Quiz: Do you know the biggest killer of children under the age of 5?

    Health

    Quiz: Do you know the biggest killer of children under the age of 5?

    By Judith Rowland|Global Poverty Project| April 5, 2016

    The biggest surprise is that the answer is completely preventable. Read more

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