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Joe McCarthy is a Staff Writer at Global Citizen. He studied creative writing at Southern Connecticut State University and now writes about environmental issues and global events.

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  1. Artículo: 3 of the Most Powerful Positions in Finance Will Be Held by Women in 2021

    3 of the Most Powerful Positions in Finance Will Be Held by Women in 2021

    Por Joe McCarthy|25 de Noviembre de 2020

    Women’s economic empowerment is crucial to ending global poverty. Leer más

  2. Artículo: UN Condemns Structural Racism Against Afro-Brazilians Following Murder of Black Man

    UN Condemns Structural Racism Against Afro-Brazilians Following Murder of Black Man

    Por Joe McCarthy|25 de Noviembre de 2020

    Black people in Brazil are far more likely to be killed by law enforcement. Leer más

  3. Artículo: UN Calls on EU to Speed Up Clean Energy Efforts and Climate Action

    UN Calls on EU to Speed Up Clean Energy Efforts and Climate Action

    Por Joe McCarthy|23 de Noviembre de 2020

    The EU’s COVID-19 stimulus proposal could kickstart a decade defined by clean energy. Leer más

  4. Artículo: Measles Deaths Skyrocketed Last Year as Vaccine Rates Faltered: Report

    Measles Deaths Skyrocketed Last Year as Vaccine Rates Faltered: Report

    Por Joe McCarthy|13 de Noviembre de 2020

    “It’s just hard for me to believe that kids are dying.” Leer más

  5. Artículo: Shell Canada Is Letting Drivers Pay for Conservation at the Pump

    Shell Canada Is Letting Drivers Pay for Conservation at the Pump

    Por Joe McCarthy|13 de Noviembre de 2020

    Some environmentalists argue that this effort is “pure greenwashing.” Leer más

  6. Artículo: Hurricanes Are Now More Destructive for Longer Because of Global Warming: Study

    Hurricanes Are Now More Destructive for Longer Because of Global Warming: Study

    Por Joe McCarthy|12 de Noviembre de 2020

    This means that hurricanes on average will cause more damage in the years ahead. Leer más

  7. Artículo: Migrant Workers Need Welfare to Get Through Pandemic, UN Says

    Migrant Workers Need Welfare to Get Through Pandemic, UN Says

    Por Joe McCarthy|11 de Noviembre de 2020

    Laborers often lose their jobs first during a crisis, a new report says. Leer más

  8. Artículo: As Glaciers Melt at Alarming Rate in China, Farmers Brace for Water Shortages

    As Glaciers Melt at Alarming Rate in China, Farmers Brace for Water Shortages

    Por Joe McCarthy|10 de Noviembre de 2020

    Climate change is also disrupting precipitation patterns in the region. Leer más

  9. Artículo: Renewable Energy Approaches Record Growth in 2020: Report

    Renewable Energy Approaches Record Growth in 2020: Report

    Por Joe McCarthy|10 de Noviembre de 2020

    So far, 90% of new electricity generated in 2020 has come from renewable energy. Leer más

  10. Artículo: Here Are 17 Ways Joe Biden Can Kick-Start Climate Action When He Takes Office

    Here Are 17 Ways Joe Biden Can Kick-Start Climate Action When He Takes Office

    Por Joe McCarthy|10 de Noviembre de 2020

    There are dozens of actions the president-elect can take within the first 100 days of his term. Leer más