Some of the world’s most prominent and credible female voices - including Beyoncé, Meryl Streep, Lady Gaga, Sheryl Sandberg, Charlize Theron, and Angelique Kidjo - have a VERY important message about the girls and women of the world.
“I came here with my stepmother when I was 15. My father wanted to marry me to a much older man but I was a young girl at the time. I remember how my stepmother refused my father’s wishes. We packed our belongings overnight and left to join the other women of Umoja”.
We can leave this world better than we found it. In 2015, we have a unique chance to demand a better world. Our leaders will make a new global plan that could end extreme poverty for good. But only if it’s really great. Watch the video, then choose the world you want to live in.
This year I’m going to be more demanding. Will you join me? This year is unique - world leaders are making a new global poverty plan and if it’s really, really great, we could end extreme poverty for good. There’s never been a bigger moment for our movement. And we’ve never needed you more.
Dear World Leaders (Cc: Everyone else), There are moments in history that become turning points. In our view, 2015 will be such a moment. It is the most important year for global decision-making since the start of the new millennium.
#Globalcitizens of the world unite – for this year we have an historic world leaders' summit and a confluence of conferences. World leaders will be deciding all our fates for us, so we need to #demandbetter from them, and remind them they work for us. Here are the key movement moments when activists must be loud and clear.
We are Africa United is a new global team of football stars and health organisations who are banding together to support those who are on the front line. In this video, global football stars including ONE ambassador Yaya Touré, Patrick Viera and Patrice Muamba state: "I'm no hero" but the health workers fighting Ebola are.
All over the world, people are coming up with new and innovative ways to help shut down the Ebola crisis that is still affecting Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. We’ve already shared stories about how people in West Africa are responding, and now a start-up in Ghana has come up with another great idea: Bitcoin Against Ebol...
We're Nhlanhla and Theo - call us Mafikizolo. Ebola is devastating Africa. It's not just Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia that are affected, the disease poses a health and economic threat to the whole continent. That is why we have joined forces with ONE and African icons, including Akon, Fally Ipupa, Ice Prince, Femi Kut
Big Brother Africa, or BBA Hotshots, is now in its 9th season and is the most popular reality show on the continent. Here at ONE we're really excited to be back for the third year running as part of Charity Week.
Today we're excited to reveal a new video featuring 14 African artists and one big question about: What are we waiting for? We are calling on African leaders to do more to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa - and to do it faster.