The Global Citizen Prize celebrates remarkable changemakers who are taking exceptional actions to end extreme poverty NOW.
These extraordinary activists keep the world’s poor at the forefront of their life’s work, take exceptional actions to end extreme poverty in their own communities, and foster social change across the globe.
2022 Cisco Youth Leadership Award
The Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award was established by Cisco and Global Citizen to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving the United Nation's Global Goals, and accelerate global problem solving.
2022 Citizen Award Mexico
Defender of the Earth | Futuros Indígenas Network
2022 Citizen Award Oceania
Climate Activist | Pacific Climate Warriors
2022 Citizen Award Germany
Activist & Social Entrepreneur | Flamingo e.V.
2022 Citizen Award UK
Child Marriage Survivor & Campaigner | IKWRO - Women’s Rights Organisation
2022 Citizen Award Southern/Eastern Africa
Founder and Director | Berea-Hillbrow Home of Hope for Girls
2022 Citizen Award Nigeria
Active Citizen & Connector | Enough is Enough (EiE) Nigeria
2022 Citizen Award North America
Food Security Activist and Consultant
Hosted by Scott Evans
The Countdown to the Prize digital pre-show, hosted by Access Hollywood’s Scott Evans, will feature exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews with the artists, special packages on the Prize winners, and a virtual red carpet, streaming at 7:30 P.M. ET on Facebook and Twitter.