Global Citizenship in Action

  1. Nicola Armacost, Arc Finance.  American.
  2. Jessica Jackley, co-founder of Kiva.  American.
  3. Matt Flannery, co-founder & CEO of Kiva. American.
  4. Malala Yousafzai, teenage Pakistani activist & advocate. Pakistani.
  5. Joe Whinney, Theo Chocolate Founder & CEO. American.
  6. Aung San Suu Kyi, Burmese opposition politician & Nobel Prize winner. Burmese.
  7. Blake Mycoski, founder & chief shoe giver of TOMs Shoes.  American.
  8. Mairead Corrigan, founder of Community Peace People; Noble Peace Prize winner.  Irish.
  9. Bunker Roy, founder of The Barefoot College.  Indian.
  10. Muhammad Yunus, founder of the Grameen Bank. Bangladeshi.
  11. Martti Ahtisaari, former president of Finland; Noble Peace Prize winner.  Finnish.
  12. Jimmy Carter, Former US President & Noble Peace Prize winner.  American.
  13. Bernard Kouchner, co-founder of Doctors Without Borders.  French.
  14. Jody Williams, political activist & Noble Peace Prize winner.  American.
  15. Nicholas Kristoff & Sheryl WuDunn, authors, American
  16. Bono, philanthropist, Irish
  17. Kailash Satyarthi, children’s rights activist, Indian
  18. Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, International
  19. Tawakkol Abdel-Salam Karman, founder of Women Journalists Without Chains, Yemini
  20. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia, Liberian
  21. Leymah Roberta Gbowee, peace activist, Liberian
  22. Liu Xiaobo, human rights activist, China
  23. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, United Nations
  24. Shirin Ebadi, founder of Defenders of Human Rights Center, Iranian
  25. Bill McKibben, author and environmentalist, American
  26. Andrew Mwenda, journalist, Ugandan
  27. Ashraf Ghani, politician, Afghani
  28. Iqbal Quadir, entrepreneur, Bangladesh
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