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Verizon Joins Cisco and P&G as 'Just Vote' Campaign Partners

These companies are giving employees paid time off so they can get to the polls.
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With voter registration at an all-time low, hundreds of U.S. companies are stepping up to help the get-out-the vote effort by giving employees paid time off to cast their ballots in the November 3rd presidential elections.  

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6 Ways You Can Take Action on National Voter Registration Day

Voter turnout is much lower in the US than in other developed countries.
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Why Global Citizens Should Care

Voting is a way for citizens to maintain a fair democracy, and to voice support for policies that can help end extreme poverty and its causes. The United Nations calls on countries to safeguard this right in order to create effective, accountable, and inclusive institutions at all levels. Join Global Citizen and take action here

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Why Global Citizens Should Care

Voting is a way for citizens to maintain a fair democracy, and to voice support for policies that can help end extreme poverty and its causes. The United Nations calls on countries to safeguard this right in order to create effective, accountable, and inclusive institutions at all levels. Join Global Citizen and take action here

4 Things You Should Know About National Black Voter Day

Over 40 civil rights organizations teamed up to promote Black voter participation.
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Why Global Citizens Should Care

Exercising the right to vote is crucial to maintaining a fair democracy. The Black vote can impact state, national, and international policies when it comes to ending extreme poverty and achieving the Global Goals. Voter suppression disproportionately impacts communities of color and their ability to support policies and leaders that serve their needs. You can join us by taking action and checking your voter registration status here.

 

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Why Global Citizens Should Care

Exercising the right to vote is crucial to maintaining a fair democracy. The Black vote can impact state, national, and international policies when it comes to ending extreme poverty and achieving the Global Goals. Voter suppression disproportionately impacts communities of color and their ability to support policies and leaders that serve their needs. You can join us by taking action and checking your voter registration status here.

 

With Less Than 50 Days to Election, More Artists Join Global Citizen and Headcount 'Just Vote' Campaign Targeting Young Voters

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  • Additional Artists and Influencers Participating in Non-Partisan Civic Engagement Campaign Include: Bob Weir, Dave Matthews, Donna Karan, Dove Cameron, Gavin Rossdale, Kaia Gerber, Andrew “King Bach” Bachelor, Lenny Kravitz, Madison Beer, Meghan Trainor, Prince Royce, Shawn Mendes and More
  • Just Vote Supporters Join Previously Announced Artists Billie Eilish, Billy Porter, DJ Khaled, FINNEAS, Julianne Hough, Loren Gray, Nicky Jam, Quavo, Taylor Swift and Usher 
  • Non-Partisan Effort Aims to Engage One Million Voters and Get 50,000 Young People Registered Before November’s Election
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  • Additional Artists and Influencers Participating in Non-Partisan Civic Engagement Campaign Include: Bob Weir, Dave Matthews, Donna Karan, Dove Cameron, Gavin Rossdale, Kaia Gerber, Andrew “King Bach” Bachelor, Lenny Kravitz, Madison Beer, Meghan Trainor, Prince Royce, Shawn Mendes and More
  • Just Vote Supporters Join Previously Announced Artists Billie Eilish, Billy Porter, DJ Khaled, FINNEAS, Julianne Hough, Loren Gray, Nicky Jam, Quavo, Taylor Swift and Usher 
  • Non-Partisan Effort Aims to Engage One Million Voters and Get 50,000 Young People Registered Before November’s Election

Enhanced Forbes 400 Philanthropy Score, Produced With Support From Global Citizen, Measures Billionaire Money Donated Directly To Charitable Organizations

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NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2020 /3BL Media/ – An enhanced score that measures the generosity of the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans, inspired by and produced with support from Global Citizen, now counts grants that billionaires put towards actual charitable uses, rather than money parked in their charitable foundations.

10 Once-in-a-Lifetime Artist Experiences You Can Earn by Checking Your Voter Registration Status

Take action and earn a chance to win rewards from Taylor Swift, Usher, Billie Eilish, and more.
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Why Global Citizens Should Care

Registering to vote is a crucial step toward participating in democracy. The United Nations’ Global Goal 16 calls on countries to protect the integrity of elections and ensure that people have a say in political processes. You can join the Just Vote campaign by taking action here.

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Why Global Citizens Should Care

Registering to vote is a crucial step toward participating in democracy. The United Nations’ Global Goal 16 calls on countries to protect the integrity of elections and ensure that people have a say in political processes. You can join the Just Vote campaign by taking action here.

Climate Week NYC and Global Citizen Partner to Highlight Youth-Led and Justice-Based Climate Action

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NEW YORK, September 4, 2020 /3BL Media/  – Climate Week NYC is teaming up with Global Citizen for the second year to promote youth-led and grassroots climate action. Global Citizen is the Youth, Public Mobilization and Justice program partner for Climate Week NYC, where they will engage citizens to create systemic change through collective action.

The EU Commits €400M in Guarantees to Ensure Equitable Access to COVID-19 Vaccines

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Why Global Citizens Should Care
The COVID-19 pandemic has not only caused a global health crisis, but also emergencies in education, hunger, and the economy. To prevent millions from falling back into poverty, the United Nations urges countries to come together to fight this virus and continue advancing toward the Global Goals. Join Global Citizen and take action here
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Why Global Citizens Should Care
The COVID-19 pandemic has not only caused a global health crisis, but also emergencies in education, hunger, and the economy. To prevent millions from falling back into poverty, the United Nations urges countries to come together to fight this virus and continue advancing toward the Global Goals. Join Global Citizen and take action here

Global Citizen and Cisco Open Applications for Third Annual Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award

Award Celebrates Youth Leader Accelerating Global Problem Solving and Contributing to the Goal of Eradicating Extreme Poverty by 2030
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NEW YORK,  August 17, 2020 /3BL Media/ - International advocacy organization Global Citizen and Cisco today announced that applications are open for the third annual Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award, which recognizes and uplifts youth activists who are positively impacting the world.

Global Citizen and Headcount Announce Multi-Year Partnership to Mobilize Voters Ahead of 2020 Election

Nonpartisan Partnership Aims To Engage One Million Voters and Get 50,000 Young People Registered Before November’s Election
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NEW YORK, Thursday, August 13, 2020 /3BL Media/ – International advocacy organization Global Citizen and voter registration organization HeadCount today announced a nonpartisan multi-year partnership to engage young Americans to check their status, register and vote. Through their joint initiatives, Global Citizen and HeadCount will mobilize support from artists, entertainers, media, corporations and nonprofit organizations, to give young Americans the tools to use their voice in the November 3, 2020 election and beyond.

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