October 1, 2022

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Mariah Carey was the most prominent participant in the Poverty Alleviation Festival

Mariah Carey was the most prominent participant in the Poverty Alleviation Festival

New York (AFP) – Metallica, the Jonas Brothers, Mariah Carey and Rosalia will join a host of other stars at the upcoming “Global Citizen” festival in New York, with proceeds going back to eradicating extreme poverty. the world The tenth edition of the festival will be held on September 24 at Central Park, while he will be performing in Accra (Ghana) with singers Asher and Sza (Ghana).SZAStorm and HareH.E.R), Sarcoid, Stoneboy and Thames.

The concerts have been held since 2012, coinciding with the gathering of world leaders in New York to attend the United Nations General Assembly. Global citizens distribute free tickets, for example, pledging to send a letter to their country’s government to support custom development. Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas hosts the show, urging state leaders and philanthropists to reduce debt and invest in climate solutions to help people get better food.

Hugh Evans, co-founder and CEO of Global Citizen, said in a statement, “Decades of political and methodological failures have caused humanity to face imminent and rapidly worsening crises, particularly climate, hunger, health, wars and conflicts.

“Now millions of people and poor people have paid the price for the inaction of leaders who are considered the fate of our planet,” he added.

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