1.3 million actions leading to 47 commitments and announcements worth $1.9 billion that are set to reach 199 million people.
Ahead of the Global Citizen Festival 2016, Global Citizens around the world took more than 1.3 million actions over three months to:
- Secure 20 new commitments 9 announcements and 14 calls to action to achieve the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.
- Ensure accountability and delivery of 4 commitments made in the past on Global Citizen platforms.
- Push forward 5 campaigns on which further action is needed to ensure that world leaders keep their promises to citizens.
Together, these commitments and announcements are worth $1.9 billion, and are set to reach 199 million people.
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- Girls & Women
Gucci and CHIME FOR CHANGE #showup for gender equality. Read more
Highlights: Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Demi Lovato, Metallica, and Major Lazer in Central Park. Read more
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