Nurture Africa offer the Global Citizen Award!

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Did you know that Nurture Africa​ offer the The Global Citizen Award​? An Irish founded Internationally registered Non-Governmental Organisation Nurture Africa works in Uganda with a targeted focus upon Healthcare, Education, Child Protection & Gender Equality and Economic Empowerment through business training and micro-finance projects. They are non-denominational and non-political organisation. They facilitate structured & […]

Welcome AIESEC as a GCA partner!

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Brand new The Global Citizen Award partner AIESEC Ireland is the global youth network impacting the world through leadership development experiences. AIESEC is the global youth network impacting the world through leadership development experiences. AIESEC has been facilitating youth leadership activities as well as international internships and volunteer experiences for over 65 years, developing a global learning environment across […]

Silver Global Blog: Leprosy in Ireland and India

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Name: Ciara Naughton Location: India Aiming for: Silver Award Ciara is participating in the Silver Global Citizen Award. This is the second of her Global Blogs from India. Read her global blog below and if you’re feeling inspired why not register yourself?  Leprosy in Ireland and India   Leprosy, also known as Hansen’s Disease or Kusht in most Indian languages, is […]

Friends of Londiani are friends of the GCA!

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Friends of Londiani have been a partner of the The Global Citizen Award since 2014. Their mission is to work in partnership with the people of the Kenyan community of Londiani Town, and its surrounding villages, to develop and complete sustainable community projects to enable the people to achieve an improved quality of life based on […]

Gold Global Blog: Why become a Global Citizen

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Name: Sarah Brazil Location: South Africa Aiming for: Gold Award   Sarah is the chair of the Global Education Committee and a past volunteer from EIL currently aiming for the Gold Global Citizen Award. Read her global blog below and if you’re feeling inspired why not register yourself?  Why Become a Global Citizen? On the first day of my […]

Silver Global Blog: A Displaced Society

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Name: Aoibheann Boyle Location: The Philippines Aiming for: Silver Award Aoibheann is a volunteer from Serve currently aiming for the Silver Global Citizen Award. Read her global blog below and if you’re feeling inspired why not register yourself?  Predepature Thoughts “The Badjao, ‘The Man of Seas’, has an intimate relationship with the sea. One that neither you nor […]

Silver Global Blog: Love Creates Resilience

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Name: Aoibheann Boyle Location: The Philippines Aiming for: Silver Award Aoibheann is a volunteer from Serve currently aiming for the Silver Global Citizen Award. Read her global blog below and if you’re feeling inspired why not register yourself?  Overseas Thoughts Having experienced one-on-one encounters with this magnificent tribe of people and building an everlasting and inexplicable bond, I […]