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.

Historias

  1. Artículo: Sierra Leone's Ban on Pregnant Schoolgirls Is Unlawful, West African States Court Rules

    Sierra Leone's Ban on Pregnant Schoolgirls Is Unlawful, West African States Court Rules

    Por Leah Rodriguez|12 de Diciembre de 2019

    Pregnant girls could only receive sub-par education in the country for the past four years. Leer más

  2. Destacado: Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    Por Leah Rodriguez|11 de Diciembre de 2019

    Menstrual health activist Appiah Boakye is the West Africa director of Days for Girls International. Leer más

  3. Artículo: Michelle Obama and Julia Roberts Just Visited Schoolgirls in Vietnam

    Michelle Obama and Julia Roberts Just Visited Schoolgirls in Vietnam

    Por Leah Rodriguez|10 de Diciembre de 2019

    The trip supported Room to Read and the Obama Foundation’s Girls Opportunity Alliance. Leer más

  4. Artículo: This Woman Is Fighting for Gender Equality at the Forefront of Lebanon's Uprising

    This Woman Is Fighting for Gender Equality at the Forefront of Lebanon's Uprising

    Por Leah Rodriguez|22 de Noviembre de 2019

    Activists want an end to discriminatory laws in the wake of economic turmoil. Leer más

  5. Destacado: Meet the Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Who Is Ensuring Schoolchildren in India Stay Healthy
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    Meet the Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Who Is Ensuring Schoolchildren in India Stay Healthy

    Por Leah Rodriguez|22 de Noviembre de 2019

    Priya Prakash is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Leer más

  6. Destacado: This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Created an App to Educate Children Like Their Favorite Teacher
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    This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Created an App to Educate Children Like Their Favorite Teacher

    Por Leah Rodriguez|22 de Noviembre de 2019

    Haroon Yasin is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Leer más

  7. Artículo: Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Por Leah Rodriguez|21 de Noviembre de 2019

    Race and poverty often determine access to clean water or a flush toilet, according to a new report. Leer más

  8. Artículo: Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    Por Leah Rodriguez|21 de Noviembre de 2019

    The WHO released a new report exposing the dangers of the often invisible, life-saving work. Leer más

  9. Artículo: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie & Scarlett Curtis Were Just Honored for Fighting Gender Inequality With Their Words

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie & Scarlett Curtis Were Just Honored for Fighting Gender Inequality With Their Words

    Por Leah Rodriguez|20 de Noviembre de 2019

    Equality Now recognized Adichie's and Curtis’ work in feminist spaces with a night of empowerment. Leer más

  10. Artículo: Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    Por Leah Rodriguez|15 de Noviembre de 2019

    The New York Times found predators are slipping through the cracks of Facebook, Google, and more. Leer más