Acerca de Jackie Marchildon

Jackie Marchildon is the senior bilingual editor for Global Citizen, based in Toronto, Ontario. She is the principal reporter for Canada, as well as the lead reporter on global health, covering issues ranging from foreign policy and universal health coverage, to disease outbreaks and immunization efforts, to polio eradication. Jackie is especially interested in how gender influences global health. Her noteworthy reporting includes a reporting project on female genital mutilation in Canada.

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  1. Artículo: Nigeria Is Celebrating 3 Years Without Any New Wild Polio Cases
    AdvocacySalud

    Nigeria Is Celebrating 3 Years Without Any New Wild Polio Cases

    Por Jackie Marchildon  y  Pia Gralki|21 de Agosto de 2019

    This means that the entire Africa region can apply to be certified as a polio-free continent. Leer más

  2. Artículo: This City Is Using Needle Vending Machines to Combat HIV and STI Outbreaks
    Salud

    This City Is Using Needle Vending Machines to Combat HIV and STI Outbreaks

    Por Jackie Marchildon|15 de Agosto de 2019

    The Canadian province of Saskatchewan has some of the highest rates of HIV diagnosis. Leer más

  3. Artículo: This South African Doctor Survived Tuberculosis. Now She's Working to Fight It.
    AdvocacySalud

    This South African Doctor Survived Tuberculosis. Now She's Working to Fight It.

    Por Jackie Marchildon|9 de Agosto de 2019

    In 2017, 10 million people became sick with TB and 1.6 million died. Leer más

  4. Artículo: 17 Artists Just Collaborated on a Protest Song to Take Action for Sudan
    Ciudadanía

    17 Artists Just Collaborated on a Protest Song to Take Action for Sudan

    Por Jackie Marchildon|9 de Agosto de 2019

    The song aims to raise awareness on Sudan’s current political crisis. Leer más

  5. Artículo: More Than 500 Children Have Died From Ebola in the Congo: Report
    Salud

    More Than 500 Children Have Died From Ebola in the Congo: Report

    Por Jackie Marchildon|7 de Agosto de 2019

    About 40% of children who have gotten the disease are under the age of 5. Leer más

  6. Artículo: This Global Initiative Has Eliminated 99.9% of Polio Cases Around the World
    AdvocacySalud

    This Global Initiative Has Eliminated 99.9% of Polio Cases Around the World

    Por Jackie Marchildon  y  Pia Gralki|2 de Agosto de 2019

    The Global Polio Eradication Initiative has vaccinated more than 2.5 billion children. Leer más

  7. Artículo: Ebola Outbreak in DRC: Everything You Need to Know After 1 Year
    Salud

    Ebola Outbreak in DRC: Everything You Need to Know After 1 Year

    Por Jackie Marchildon|1 de Agosto de 2019

    The second-deadliest Ebola outbreak has reached more than 2,600 cases. Leer más

  8. Artículo: Studies Debunk Harmful Myths That Prevent World's Poorest Kids From Getting Cancer Care
    Salud

    Studies Debunk Harmful Myths That Prevent World's Poorest Kids From Getting Cancer Care

    Por Jackie Marchildon|31 de Julio de 2019

    It turns out cancer care might not be as expensive as we thought. Leer más

  9. Artículo: How Queen and Adam Lambert Are Taking Action for Global Health and Well-Being
    Salud

    Así trabajan Queen y Adam Lambert para mejorar la salud y bienestar global

    Por Jackie Marchildon  y  Gaëlle Langué|30 de Julio de 2019

    No tienen miedo de usar su voz para crear conciencia y generar cambios. Leer más

  10. Artículo: Canada Just Invested $29M in Developing Paper That Could Replace Single-Use Plastics
    Medio Ambiente

    Canada Just Invested $29M in Developing Paper That Could Replace Single-Use Plastics

    Por Jackie Marchildon|25 de Julio de 2019

    The country aims to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021. Leer más