ONE members in Ethiopia make their voices heard

ONE members in Ethiopia make their voices heard

Saturday, March 28, made for ONE happy family reunion! More than 90 ONE members based in Addis Ababa were present, bringing along 14 of their friends and family to join ONE as well. In all we had 107 people, all of them eager to be part of the ONE family and keen to play their…...
Why gender inequality perpetuates extreme poverty

Why gender inequality perpetuates extreme poverty

The highlight of my weekend was watching a 200-strong crowd shout in unison: Poverty is Sexist. We were gathered on International Women’s Day to launch ONE’s new campaign in the presence of government and UN officials, action/2015 partners, celebrities, the media and over 200 ONE supporters at Indaba Conference Centre in
Judi’s story: How I escaped child marriage in Kenya

Judi’s story: How I escaped child marriage in Kenya

“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”.
afriLeaks: new platform allows whistleblowers to expose corruption

afriLeaks: new platform allows whistleblowers to expose corruption

Transparency is one of the big issues we campaign on, so we’re excited to hear about a new platform that’s just launched: afriLeaks. Inspired by the original concept of Wikileaks, afriLeaks allows journalists, whistle-blowers and yes even you, to leak confidential documents of public interest.
VIDEO: Your world. Your choice.

VIDEO: Your world. Your choice.

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.
Make your personal pledge to do more & #demandbetter

Make your personal pledge to do more & #demandbetter

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.