Award-winning disc jockey, Erica Tandoh popularly called DJ Switch has finally arrived in New York City, USA as one of the many performers at the upcoming Goalkeepers 2018.
DJ Switch has made history as the first Ghanaian to perform at an event hosted by the foundation of the world’s richest man.
DJ Switch joins renowned personalities including Melinda Gates, Bill Gates, Ed Sheeran, Fatoumata Diawara, Nancy Kacungira, The Brooklyn Youth Chorus and a host of other carefully selected speakers from around the world to share their stories of challenges, innovation, and leadership at the Goalkeepers 2018.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation started Goalkeepers in 2017.
The second annual Goalkeepers will take place the 25-26th of September, at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City, as world leaders gather for the UN General Assembly.
The Global Goals Awards ceremony will be held on the evening of the 25th, followed by a daytime event on the 26th.
This year, both the event and the Goalkeepers Report will highlight how the tremendous growth in youth populations will be a turning point for future progress in health, equality, and development.
It will celebrate and inspire a new generation of young advocates who work on behalf of these causes.