Emily Walker

Emily Walker
Emily Walker was ONE's Marketing Manager. She also served as the Press Assistant on the Communications team at ONE and as the Communications Intern. She graduated from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA.

Author contributions

Why poverty is sexist: energy edition

Why poverty is sexist: energy edition

This is part of our series of blogs exploring the facts about why poverty is sexist. Poverty and gender inequality go hand-in-hand; girls and women in the poorest countries suffer a double whammy, of being born both in a poor country and female. To see the extent of this disadvantage, ONE analyzed the situation for…...
Why poverty is sexist: health edition

Why poverty is sexist: health edition

This is part of our series of blogs exploring the facts about why poverty is sexist. Poverty and gender inequality go hand-in-hand; girls and women in the poorest countries suffer a double whammy, of being born both in a poor country and female. To see the extent of this disadvantage, ONE analyzed the situation for…...
Why poverty is sexist: agriculture edition

Why poverty is sexist: agriculture edition

This is part of our series of blogs exploring the facts about why poverty is sexist. Poverty and gender inequality go hand-in-hand; girls and women in the poorest countries suffer a double whammy, of being born both in a poor country and female. To see the extent of this disadvantage, ONE analyzed the situation for…...
Why poverty is sexist: Education edition

Why poverty is sexist: Education edition

This is the first in a series of blogs that present the facts about why poverty is sexist. Poverty and gender inequality go hand-in-hand; girls and women in the poorest countries suffer a double whammy, of being born both in a poor country and female. To see the extent of this disadvantage, ONE analyzed the…...
Where to find ONE on social media

Where to find ONE on social media

Most of you probably know that ONE is active on Facebook and Twitter (in fact, that’s probably how you got here!), but did you know that ONE has a presence on more than 8 social media platforms? We figured it was about time we spread the word! Check-out some of our favorites below, and then…...
Shocking drop in aid to world’s poorest countries

Shocking drop in aid to world’s poorest countries

Today, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development’s Development Assistance Committee (OECD DAC) released the preliminary Official Development Assistance (ODA) figures for 2014, showing how much donor countries gave in total development assistance last year. The new figures reveal that aid to the least-develo......
Out from under an Ebola protective suit

Out from under an Ebola protective suit

By Dr. Chandrakant Ruparelia, an infection prevention and control expert with Jhpiego, an international health nonprofit and Johns Hopkins affiliate. This week is World Health Workers Week! Celebrate by reading Dr. Ruparelia’s inspiring story. For the past four months, I’ve traveled all over Africa, building local hea......
Busting the foreign aid myths: Man on the Street

Busting the foreign aid myths: Man on the Street

ONE hit the streets to ask everyday Americans what they thought about US foreign aid. Did you know that less than 1% of the US federal budget goes to foreign aid programs that save millions of lives? Turns out many Americans didn't know the facts...
Celebrate beautiful rainy days on World Water Day

Celebrate beautiful rainy days on World Water Day

World Water Day is Sunday, March 22! Read this story and watch the video from Water.org to learn more about the importance of clean water access. Grace and her family had always hoped to afford a rainwater catchment system and water tank. Grace envisioned the day when her young daughter wouldn’t have to walk to…...
7 campaigns that defined #IWD2015

7 campaigns that defined #IWD2015

Sunday, March 8th, was International Women’s Day, and people around the world honored the day with events, concerts, campaigns, marches and more. Because we were a little bit busy launching a campaign of our own (if you haven’t seen it yet, check out Poverty is Sexist here!), we wanted to take today to pull togeth......
Power Summit take over on Capitol Hill

Power Summit take over on Capitol Hill

We are in the midst of ONE’s annual Power Summit – when 179 of our top volunteers, Congressional district leaders and campus leaders come together in Washington DC for training, panels, lobbying, and of course, lots of advocacy fun! Today, these volunteers have descended on Capitol Hill, where they have 248 meet......
Top 8 delectable ONE logos

Top 8 delectable ONE logos

Are you a ONE member but have never attended a volunteer event in the field? Do you think the ONE logo is snazzy? Do you like food? Well then go no further! We’ve assembled our favorite collection of “ONE logo on food” moments from ONE member events around the country. The creativity (and great taste)&hellip......
And the Honesty Oscars go to….

And the Honesty Oscars go to….

As the world is still basking in the afterglow of last night's Academy Awards (Birdman! Lady Gaga! Lupita's dress!) we wanted to take the spotlight from Hollywood, and bring it back to the creative campaigning work of NGOs and passionate individuals who fight global corruption.
Honesty Oscars 2015: Best Special Effects

Honesty Oscars 2015: Best Special Effects

Every day in the week leading up to the Academy Awards, February 17th to 21st, ONE and Accountability Lab will unveil a category for our Honesty Oscars 2015, an award that honors not Hollywood films, but the creative work of activists and organizations that fight global corruption. Vote for your favorites, and we’ll announc......