Over 750,000 actions leading to 30 commitments and announcements worth $706 million that are set to reach 113 million people.
Ahead of the Global Citizen Festival in Hamburg, Global Citizens in Germany and around the world took 750,904 actions over six months that:
- Secured 21 commitments and 9 announcements from world leaders and businesses.
- 12 calls to action on the festival stage demanding world leaders step up
- Saw Argentina, the host of next year’s G20 summit declaring that tackling poverty, specifically education and health, will be on the agenda in 2018.
Together, these commitments and announcements are worth $706 million, and are set to reach more than 113 million people by 2030.
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