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Sushmita Roy is an editorial intern at Global Citizen. She studied journalism and psychology at New York University. Her close friends and family started calling her “Sushi” before the dish became mainstream. Sushmita’s research interests include immigration, human interest stories, and social psychology. She passionate about advocating for gender equality and immigration rights.

Articles

  1. Article: Senegal, One of the World’s Biggest Ocean Polluters, Will Enforce Fines on Plastic Use

    Senegal, One of the World’s Biggest Ocean Polluters, Will Enforce Fines on Plastic Use

    Par Sushmita Roy|1 août 2019

    Shopkeepers will be fined $85 and manufacturers risk $34,000 in fines or six months in prison. En savoir plus

  2. Article: This Irish Teen Won the Google Science Fair Award for Removing Microplastics From Water

    This Irish Teen Won the Google Science Fair Award for Removing Microplastics From Water

    Par Erica Sanchez  et  Sushmita Roy|31 juillet 2019

    “I live near the seashore and have become increasingly aware of plastic pollution in the oceans.” En savoir plus

  3. Article: How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    Par Sushmita Roy|31 juillet 2019

    Approximately 35% of Central Harlem’s population under 18 lives in poverty. En savoir plus

  4. Article: Closing the Wage Gap for Female Refugees Could Generate $1.4 Trillion Annually

    Closing the Wage Gap for Female Refugees Could Generate $1.4 Trillion Annually

    Par Sushmita Roy|30 juillet 2019

    In the US alone, refugee women could contribute an additional $1.6 billion to GDP. En savoir plus

  5. Article: India’s Bengal Tiger Population Rises By 33% In 4 Years

    India’s Bengal Tiger Population Rises By 33% In 4 Years

    Par Sushmita Roy|29 juillet 2019

    In the year 1900, more than 100,000 tigers existed on the planet. Only 3,200 were left by 2013. En savoir plus

  6. Article: Sri Lanka Has Officially Eliminated Measles

    Sri Lanka Has Officially Eliminated Measles

    Par Sushmita Roy|26 juillet 2019

    It’s the fifth Southeast Asian country to be declared measles-free. En savoir plus

  7. Article: Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    Par Olivia Kestin  et  Sushmita Roy|26 juillet 2019

    Devastating heat waves, now a common occurrence, struck many parts of Europe this week. En savoir plus

  8. Article: Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Donated Electronic Waste

    Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Donated Electronic Waste

    Par Erica Sanchez  et  Sushmita Roy|24 juillet 2019

    E-waste is the world’s fastest growing waste stream. En savoir plus

  9. Article: World Should Treat Global Health Threats Like Terrorism, Says UK Chief Medical Officer

    World Should Treat Global Health Threats Like Terrorism, Says UK Chief Medical Officer

    Par Sushmita Roy  et  Pia Gralki|22 juillet 2019

    “A threat in one corner of the world is a threat to anywhere else.” En savoir plus

  10. Article: 14 Powerful Photos of Protest and Persistence From Across the World This Week

    14 Powerful Photos of Protest and Persistence From Across the World This Week

    Par Olivia Kestin  et  Sushmita Roy|19 juillet 2019

    From protests in Puerto Rico to flooding in South Asia, these are the most dynamic photos this week. En savoir plus