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The pursuit of global citizenship

UNICEF Global Citizenship Fellows work to cultivate an American constituency whose empathy will stretch across the world and who care about international hardship as their own. The Global Citizenship Fellowship deploys eight fellows to eight regions in the U.S. to support a grassroots movement of community members who are passionate about UNICEF’s lifesaving work. As part of our fellowship, we work closely with high school and college UNICEF clubs to mobilize young people around issues affecting child survival and development.
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Girls’ World Forum: Working together to achieve the Millennium Development Goals

Issues & Causes / Human Rights : Fieldnotes (3 years ago)

Over the past six months that I served as a Global Citizenship Fellow for the U.S. Fund for UNICEF in Chicago, I have met many students eager to take action on complex global issues. This month, I joined nearly 400 Girl Scouts and G... Read Post

Introducing the UNICEF Fund for Global Citizenship

Issues & Causes / Human Rights : Fieldnotes (3 years ago)

This January, the U.S. Fund will name eight Global Citizenship Fellows in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. These Fellows will embark on an unprecedented, year-long ad... Read Post

Global Citizenship: A Trek for Water

Issues & Causes / Human Rights : Fieldnotes (2 years ago)

Houston is a varied place. As a UNICEF Global Citizenship Fellow, I have had the great privilege of working with many different organizations and groups on behalf of UNICEF. But the best part of my fellowship is the fact that I get ... Read Post

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