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Which Foundation honored 4 changemakers, with the 2022 Goalkeepers Global Goals Awards as a part of its annual Goalkeepers campaign?
Ford Foundation
United Nations Foundation
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 21st Sep 2022 announced the winners of its Goalkeepers Global Goals Awards. The foundation recognized the work of four remarkable changemakers to advance progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in their communities and around the world:
* Radhika Batra(2022 Progress Award), co-founder of the nonprofit organization Every Infant Matters, which provides last-mile health solutions to disadvantaged children in India
* Zahra Joya(2022 Changemaker Award), a journalist from Afghanistan who founded and self-funded Rukhshana Media, an online news agency focused exclusively on covering issues that affect the women of Afghanistan.
* Vanessa Nakate(2022 Campaign Award),  a climate justice activist from Uganda and founder of the Africa-based Rise Up Movement and the Green Schools Project
* Ursula von der Leyen(2022 Global Goalkeeper Award), president of the European Commission
The winners were announced at the Goalkeepers Awards Ceremony, which was attended by global leaders, influencers, and changemakers, and hosted by Tumelo Mothotoane, senior anchor at South African news broadcaster eNCA. Award presenters included Malala Fund co-founder and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Malala Yousafzai; and entertainer and founder of Unicorn Island, Lilly Singh. The ceremony featured special performances by George the Poet and Grammy-nominated singer and performer, Somi..

Source : PR Newswire

Published On : September 22, 2022
Category : Awards