Women Activists in Ethiopia Are Fighting to Eradicate the Dangerous Practice of Female Genital Mutilation
These women are shifting cultural norms through grassroots action, and changing the future for women and girls in their communities for the better.
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How the World's Most Influential Leaders are Trying to End Extreme Poverty
At Bill and Melinda Gates’ Goalkeepers Event, global minds came together to champion the Global Goals to try and change the world for the better.
Here's How Twelve Young Activists Would Use $15,000 to Fight Climate Change
The Young Champions of the Earth winners will receive seed money, needs-based training, and access to powerful networks and support.
Beyoncé Leads Protest Anthem in New Short Film for Gender Equality
#FreedomForGirls was made in celebration of the International Day of the Girl.
Grassroots Women’s Movements Just Got $20 Million in Funding to Combat Gender Inequality
The Goalkeepers Conference is trying to support the role of women in facilitating change.
In 2016, Over $142 Billion Was Raised for Developing Countries But More Needs to be Done
The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. In the final SDG we look at what's worked and what hasn't when it comes to global partnerships.
Up to 40 Percent of People in Jail in the US Haven’t Even Been Convicted
The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today we look at how challenging special interests in your own government and institutions is the first step towards justice and peace within your community.
Obama Spoke Out on Climate Change at Gates Foundation UN Gathering
At a meeting of some of the world's leading inventors, activists, artists, and politicians, the former U.S. president offered words of encouragement and action.
Keeping the World's Forests Sustainable Would Cost $160 Billion
The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today we look at how to ensure our forests, drylands, and other public and private spaces remain viable homes for people, plants, and animals across the globe.
The Global Citizen Festival Was a Rallying Cry for Activism to Come
Pop met policy as the advocacy organization hits record number of actions, and is gearing up for challenges ahead with artists like Stevie Wonder, Green Day, and The Killers.
Half of the World's Ocean Life Will Be Gone in 100 Years Unless We Act Now
The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today we're tackling how to preserve life below our oceans.
US National GDP Will Drop for Every Degree-Rise in Global Temperature
Sustainable Development Goal #13 puts pressure on global leaders and gives steps on how to decrease your own carbon emissions and organize at the community level to help decrease the growing impact of climate change.