Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University

Join world leaders, global activists, and some of the world's greatest artists for an evening to celebrate the impact achieved by millions of Global Citizens - featuring unique music collaborations, powerful stories, and offering bold solutions to end extreme poverty.

Featuring performances by Tom Morello, Jon Batiste and Stay Human, Regina Spektor, Aloe Blacc & Maya Jupiter, Moxie Raia, and The Kenyan Boys Choir.

Speakers will include Cecily Strong, Forest Whitaker, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, The Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, and Nigerian Minister of Environment Amina Mohammed.

Paul Simon will present the inaugural George Harrison Global Citizen Award to the late George Harrison posthumously, in honor of his decades of tireless advocacy on behalf of the world’s poor. Harrison’s widow, Olivia Harrison, and son, Dhani Harrison, will accept the award on his behalf.