About Leah Rodriguez

Leah Rodriguez is the Education and WASH writer at Global Citizen. When Leah isn’t online, she’s finding her way to the closest beach, and volunteering with a sexual heath care organization. Before Global Citizen, Leah was New York Magazine’s, The Cut’s web producer and homepage editor.

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  1. Artículo: Students in Montana Are Rallying for #NationalPeriodDay by Throwing a Musical Festival

    Students in Montana Are Rallying for #NationalPeriodDay by Throwing a Musical Festival

    Por Leah Rodriguez|17 de Octubre de 2019

    “You don't have to have a period to be angry about the current state of period poverty.” Leer más

  2. Artículo: Pregnant Girls in Sierra Leone Can Now Take Exams — But They Still Can't Attend School

    Pregnant Girls in Sierra Leone Can Now Take Exams — But They Still Can't Attend School

    Por Leah Rodriguez|17 de Octubre de 2019

    Advocates say the law shames and blames young girls. Leer más

  3. Artículo: Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Por Leah Rodriguez|16 de Octubre de 2019

    The states are taking open defecation seriously after Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Leer más

  4. Artículo: This Important Bill for Girls' Education Received Bipartisan Support on the Global Citizen Stage
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    This Important Bill for Girls' Education Received Bipartisan Support on the Global Citizen Stage

    Por Leah Rodriguez|16 de Octubre de 2019

    The Keeping Girls in School Act will reach 130 million girls out of school. Leer más

  5. Artículo: This All-Female Crew Flew 120 Girls Studying STEM to NASA

    This All-Female Crew Flew 120 Girls Studying STEM to NASA

    Por Leah Rodriguez|16 de Octubre de 2019

    The trip aimed to encourage aviation careers. Leer más

  6. Artículo: This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    Por Leah Rodriguez|15 de Octubre de 2019

    When Ryan Kyote fought against his school’s lunch debt policy, his governor listened. Leer más

  7. Artículo: Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    Por Leah Rodriguez|10 de Octubre de 2019

    The senate is reintroducing legislation to protect students. Leer más

  8. Artículo: Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    Por Leah Rodriguez|10 de Octubre de 2019

    Residents in both countries claim they are still without toilets after announcements last week. Leer más

  9. Artículo: Gunmen Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls and 2 Teachers From Nigerian Boarding School

    Gunmen Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls and 2 Teachers From Nigerian Boarding School

    Por Leah Rodriguez|10 de Octubre de 2019

    Abductions are on the rise and Chibok girls remain missing. Leer más

  10. Artículo: Iran Allows Women to Attend a Live Stadium Soccer Game for the First Time in 40 Years

    Iran Allows Women to Attend a Live Stadium Soccer Game for the First Time in 40 Years

    Por Leah Rodriguez|9 de Octubre de 2019

    It is still unclear whether the ban is permanently lifted. Leer más