Acerca de Brandon Wiggins

Brandon Wiggins lives in Brooklyn, by way of North Carolina. He attended The University of North Carolina, where he studied History and appreciated learning about the complex historical roots of global issues. When he's outside of the office he enjoys being around dogs, running, and suffering through his favorite sports teams' latest defeats."

Historias

  1. Artículo: Hotter Temperatures Could Worsen Mental Health: Report

    Hotter Temperatures Could Worsen Mental Health: Report

    Por Brandon Wiggins|27 de Marzo de 2020

    A number of studies have found that climate change can negatively impact mental health. Leer más

  2. Artículo: Thousands of New York City Children Do Not Have Technology for Remote Learning

    Thousands of New York City Children Do Not Have Technology for Remote Learning

    Por Brandon Wiggins|24 de Marzo de 2020

    Around 70% of New York City’s school students are from low-income families. Leer más

  3. Artículo: Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    Por Brandon Wiggins|24 de Marzo de 2020

    Barcelona, London, and Paris are some of the cities taking major strides in getting rid of cars. Leer más

  4. Artículo: Bill Gates Did a Reddit AMA on Coronavirus. Here's What We Learned.

    Bill Gates Did a Reddit AMA on Coronavirus. Here's What We Learned.

    Por Brandon Wiggins|24 de Marzo de 2020

    From vaccine development to when will it end, Gates tackled questions everyone's asking on COVID-19. Leer más

  5. Artículo: Women Are Using Ox Ploughs to Tackle Hunger After South Sudan's Civil War

    Women Are Using Ox Ploughs to Tackle Hunger After South Sudan's Civil War

    Por Brandon Wiggins|20 de Marzo de 2020

    Hunger is a serious issue amid the ongoing conflict in South Sudan, which has displaced millions. Leer más

  6. Artículo: 'Shopping Angels' Are Delivering Food to High-Risk People in the US During Coronavirus

    'Shopping Angels' Are Delivering Food to High-Risk People in the US During Coronavirus

    Por Brandon Wiggins|18 de Marzo de 2020

    Coronavirus is bringing communities together around the world. Leer más

  7. Artículo: The World’s Wealthiest Consume 20 Times More Energy Than the World’s Poorest

    The World’s Wealthiest Consume 20 Times More Energy Than the World’s Poorest

    Por Brandon Wiggins|18 de Marzo de 2020

    Yet climate change will hit the world’s poorest the hardest. Leer más

  8. Artículo: 1 Million Children Born as Refugees Since Start of War in Syria: Report

    1 Million Children Born as Refugees Since Start of War in Syria: Report

    Por Brandon Wiggins|17 de Marzo de 2020

    A child has been killed in the war around once every 10 hours since 2014. Leer más

  9. Artículo: Canada Is Slowly Closing Its Gender Pay Gap: Report

    Canada Is Slowly Closing Its Gender Pay Gap: Report

    Por Brandon Wiggins|13 de Marzo de 2020

    But it could be some time before pay equality is achieved. Leer más

  10. Artículo: Just 5% of Global Health Leaders Are Women From Low or Middle-Income Countries

    Just 5% of Global Health Leaders Are Women From Low or Middle-Income Countries

    Por Brandon Wiggins|12 de Marzo de 2020

    Gender and wealth inequality in global health is having "profound consequences." Leer más