Members of the Goalkeepers audience watching the stage.

Goalkeepers 2019

September 24-25, 2019

As world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in September, we hosted the third annual Goalkeepers event in New York City. This year, Goalkeepers focused on the challenge of fighting global inequality to ensure no one is left behind.

Speakers included New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt, Aliko Dangote, and Bill and Melinda Gates.

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Featured Content

“These aren’t just dreams, these are goals, and we can make them happen.” Melinda Gates

Goalkeepers Advisory Board

Advisory Board on Goalkeepers 2019 and what inspires them

Bill Gates

Let’s Change the Odds

Dr. Joia Crear-Perry, Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt, Lydia Murithi, and Melinda Gates

Panel discussion on bias

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, Bill Gates, and Melinda Gates

A conversation about leading with values

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Speakers and featured videos.

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Global Goals Awards

In September 2019, Goalkeepers presented the fourth annual Global Goals Awards. These awards tell the extraordinary stories of remarkable individuals taking action to bring the Global Goals to life and help achieve them by 2030.

Learn more about the awards
Read the Goalkeepers Report
The Goalkeepers Report

The Goalkeepers Report is published every year and charts the progress toward the Global Goals. This year’s report focuses on inequality and the complex layers that affect so many people.

Read the report