Brittany Walters

Brittany Walters was currently the Digital Media intern at ONE and is thus responsible for assisting in the management of social media accounts and the creation of inspiring content. She graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Political Science and African Studies and has worked in various forms of media, from human rights radio programs to music periodicals.

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Children’s Book Week: 6 Books to turn young readers into activists

Children’s Book Week: 6 Books to turn young readers into activists

ONE is celebrating Children's Book Week with a focus on literature that centers on global issues. By couching "adult" material with friendly illustrations and dialogue, children's books explore topics previously deemed too scary, too serious or too difficult to understand. Now, children are learning about the world in a way t...
How two activists are using art to give African children a voice

How two activists are using art to give African children a voice

We recently had the opportunity to speak with artist Shannon Cunningham and photographer Diane Dammeyer, whose beautiful collaborative work is currently taking the La Jolla art community by storm. We've featured the pieces below: innovative paint, ceramic and photograph collaborations that highlight the tangible joy in each s...
ONE Member of the Month: Vivian Onano

ONE Member of the Month: Vivian Onano

This week, we had the chance to speak to Vivian Onano, this month's member of the month. An incredible activist and advocate, Vivian is tremendously humble and wise beyond her years.We spoke about passions, platforms and what people with no free time do on their free time.
Take this agriculture quiz, win this ONE gift basket!

Take this agriculture quiz, win this ONE gift basket!

ONE's Data Report holds governments accountable to their past commitments on agriculture and food security and looks ahead to future opportunities for growth. To celebrate the report and to encourage reading it closely, we've got a quiz below that will test your knowledge! Need help finding the answers? All of them can be fou...
ONE Act a Week: Win a copy of ‘Refuse to Do Nothing’

ONE Act a Week: Win a copy of ‘Refuse to Do Nothing’

Here at ONE, we love reading but more than that, we love reading for a cause. Because of our affinity for literature with purpose, we really enjoyed Refuse to Do Nothing, an awesome book that tackles the issue of modern-day slavery. It encourages people who might believe they are unable to influence change to become active an...
ONE Member of the Month: Nancy Delgado

ONE Member of the Month: Nancy Delgado

This week, we had the chance to speak to Nancy Delgado, ONE member of the month for February. Hailing from Colmar, Maryland, she tells us of the amazing work done by the ONE members in her state and why her passion for Real Madrid is a very close second to her passion for advocacy. Nancy, speaking on…...
Amazing Africa: International Women’s Day edition

Amazing Africa: International Women’s Day edition

March 8 marks International Women’s Day, a celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women for their economic, political and social achievements. We wanted to join the worldwide celebration by creating a photo set that champions the beauty and strength of women in Africa. The women that compose the African ......
Lobby Day 2013: Thoughts from our members

Lobby Day 2013: Thoughts from our members

Yesterday, 210 ONE members stormed Capitol Hill for Lobby Day, attending nearly 175 meetings with members of Congress to urge them to protect our life-saving programs for the world’s poorest people. Lobby Day is the crown jewel of the the 2013 ONE Power Summit. After three days of learning about ONE’s issues, shar......
A sweet potato recipe that will make you believe in magic

A sweet potato recipe that will make you believe in magic

In case you haven’t noticed, we’ve been talking a lot about the amazing nutritional benefits of sweet potatoes today. In fact, we got 25 other food bloggers from across the US to talk about ‘em, too – because today is ONE’s official Sweet Potato Day! Photo Credit: bit.ly/vsNXSk We tend to freak ......
Amazing Africa: How development assistance is helping to end poverty

Amazing Africa: How development assistance is helping to end poverty

Lauren Pfeifer wrote up a great article outlining how programs like GAVI and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria have helped make progress on our poverty-fighting plan, the UN Millennium Development Goals, last week. Her article outlined the hard facts – but at the end of the day, we know that seeing…...
ONE Act a Week: Ask John Podesta a question about the MDGs

ONE Act a Week: Ask John Podesta a question about the MDGs

Action: 74. Time it takes to complete the action: 5 min. Difficulty of the action: Moderate.  Next week, John Podesta, chair of the Center for American Progress and former White House chief of staff to President Bill Clinton, will be talking to a group of top ONE members at the annual ONE Power Summit. We are thrilled to......
14 Posters that show why ending poverty is ONE thing we can agree on

14 Posters that show why ending poverty is ONE thing we can agree on

“ONE Thing We Can Agree On,” our art contest hosted in partnership with Zooppa and iStockphoto, has been getting a lot of incredible submissions over the past month. Creative ONE members around the world are designing posters and videos that illustrate the idea that ending extreme poverty is one thing that even......