À propos Joe McCarthy

Joe McCarthy is a Content Creator at Global Citizen. He believes apathy is the biggest threat to creating a more just world and tries his hardest to stay open-minded and curious. Living in New York keeps him aware of how interconnected our world is, how every action has ripples. He graduated from Southern Connecticut State University.

Articles

  1. Article: The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years
    Environnement

    The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years

    Par Joe McCarthy|15 août 2018

    The oceans are expected to face the worst heating effects. En savoir plus

  2. Article: Christine Hallquist Makes US History as First Openly Trans Major Party Candidate for Governor
    Citoyenneté

    Christine Hallquist Makes US History as First Openly Trans Major Party Candidate for Governor

    Par Joe McCarthy|15 août 2018

    She beat out three other candidates in Vermont’s Democratic primary Tuesday. En savoir plus

  3. Article: One of the Last Pristine Coral Reefs Gets World's Strongest Legal Protection
    Environnement

    One of the Last Pristine Coral Reefs Gets World's Strongest Legal Protection

    Par Joe McCarthy  et  Erica Sanchez|14 août 2018

    As coral reefs face catastrophic decline, actions like this make a decisive difference. En savoir plus

  4. Article: South Africa Vows to Shut Down Open Pit Toilets in Schools After Tragic Drownings
    Eau et Hygiène

    South Africa Vows to Shut Down Open Pit Toilets in Schools After Tragic Drownings

    Par Joe McCarthy|14 août 2018

    "This will save lives and restore the dignity of tens of thousands of our nation's children." En savoir plus

  5. Article: New Zealand Wants to Plant 1 Billion Trees to Fight Climate Change
    Environnement

    New Zealand Wants to Plant 1 Billion Trees to Fight Climate Change

    Par Joe McCarthy|14 août 2018

    Environmental rehabilitation is happening in other parts of the world, too. En savoir plus

  6. Article: There Are More Trees Today Than There Were 30 Years Ago: Study
    Environnement

    There Are More Trees Today Than There Were 30 Years Ago: Study

    Par Joe McCarthy  et  Erica Sanchez|13 août 2018

    But that’s not necessarily a good thing. En savoir plus

  7. Article: Island Nation of Dominica Launches One of the Strongest Plastic Bans in the World
    Environnement

    Island Nation of Dominica Launches One of the Strongest Plastic Bans in the World

    Par Joe McCarthy  et  Erica Sanchez|13 août 2018

    It will ban plastic bags, utensils, containers, and more. En savoir plus

  8. Article: This Startup Is Ending Gender Inequality, One Sanitary Pad at a Time
    AdvocacyEau et Hygiène

    This Startup Is Ending Gender Inequality, One Sanitary Pad at a Time

    Par Joe McCarthy|10 août 2018

    Lack of sanitary pads makes girls more vulnerable to violence, poverty, and more. En savoir plus

  9. Article: 6 People Making the Planet Green Again by Planting Trees
    Environnement

    6 People Making the Planet Green Again by Planting Trees

    Par Joe McCarthy|10 août 2018

    From queens to high-schoolers. En savoir plus

  10. Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Just Announced an Ambitious Ban on Plastic Bags
    Environnement

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Just Announced an Ambitious Ban on Plastic Bags

    Par Joe McCarthy|10 août 2018

    “It’s also the biggest single subject schoolchildren write to me about.” En savoir plus