One Humanity Live (OHM Live) is delighted to confirm the participation of more than 230 global stars, advocates and changemakers in the ground-breaking, 24-hour fundraising broadcast taking place on May 29 from 20:00 GST/16:00 GMT. This amazing line-up of icons from the worlds of music, sport, film, art, impact, fashion and health and wellness has decided to come together to reignite the power of dreaming and unite the world with messages of hope and positivity at a time when it is needed most.
Presented by Constellation and ITP Live, One Humanity Live is a 24-hour live charity broadcast that aims to bring together one billion dreamers to share their voice and seed their dream for the future as well as raise funds to support charity partnerships. As advocates for the Sustainable Development Goals, OHM Live will comprise of one-to-one interviews and empowering stories of hope from activists, advocates and changemakers. The line up welcomes youth leaders Vanessa Nakate, Melati Wijsen, Tokata Iron Eyes, Jamie Margolin, Verneda Adele White, Mary Annaise Heglar, Isabella Fallahi, Nida Allam and Sophie Healy-Thow.
Placing a spotlight on Sustainable Development Goals related projects, the experience will highlight organizations driving positive change. Lucie Brigham, Chief of Office for the United Nations Office for Partnerships, will discuss the Conscious Fashion Campaign and share insights on the success to date of engaging leading global industry events, initiatives and activations to facilitate collective action towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. The conversation will show how the Conscious Fashion Campaign coordinates advocacy, education and engagement of fashion industry stakeholders to implement responsible business practices that are mindful of social, economic and environmental impact. Global partners to date include CFDA, Drapers Sustainable Fashion Conference, Messe Frankfurt, Informa, Hyve, WSN and Kingpins.
Additional Sustainable Development Goals spotlight initiatives include Akashinga, 1 Million Meals, Care to Connect NYC, Global Indigenous Youth Caucus, Nest, Elliot for Water, EKOenergy, Pashmina Goat Foundation, Peace Boat – Ecoship, Red Carpet Green Dress, Bye Bye Plastic Bags, Grow Your Own Cloud, Friday’s for Future Uganda, Oceanic Global, Rhino Review, Change the Ref, Polluters Out, and March for Science.
Streamed live on YouTube, Facebook, IGTV, TikTok and ohm.constellation.art, as well as global major TV networks, Anita Dongre, Nadja Swarovski, Arizona Muse, Susan Rockefeller, Thania Peck and Marci Zaroff will join the OHM Live programme under the banner “Dream with us”, calling upon people around the world to share their dreams on ohm.constellation.art and kick-start an ambitious project to collect one billion dreams.
The schedule will feature contributions from Satya Tripathi, United Nations Environment Programme, Aldijana Sisic, United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women, UN Women, United Nations Development Programme Equator Initiative, United Nations Climate Action Summit challenge winners and Peace Boat Ocean and Climate Youth Ambassadors, all with a call to action to protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere.
The line-up includes multi-platinum-selling recording artist Jason Derulo, two-time Grammy award-winner Dua Lipa, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and mental-health activist Jewel, five-time Grammy award-winner CeeLo Green and speaker, writer and alternative medicine advocate Deepak Chopra, as well as Becky G, Macy Gray, Nicky Jam, Ronan Keating, Pixie Lott, Alexandra Burke, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, DJ Bliss, Haspop, multi-Grammy award-winning singer Laura Pausini and Probably Tomfoolery.
OHM Live is raising funds for a number of NGOs, supporting their COVID19-related initiatives. All money raised through OHM Live’s Constellation Dream Fund will go to beneficiaries such as Global Gift Foundation, Médecins Sans Frontières, Dubai Cares, FromU2Them and Care to Connect NYC, all of whom are supporting those on the front lines fighting the current pandemic.
For a full line-up of talent from around the world, please visit: https://ohm.constellation.art/line-up
About the Conscious Fashion Campaign:
The Conscious Fashion Campaign, in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships, engages leading global industry events, initiatives and activations to facilitate collective action towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. The campaign, founded by Kerry Bannigan, coordinates advocacy, education and engagement of fashion industry stakeholders to implement responsible business practices that are mindful of social, economic and environmental impact.
The Conscious Fashion Campaign actively supports the Decade of Action and Delivery for Sustainable Development by bridging the gap between the United Nations and fashion industry leaders to enable the Sustainable Development Goals to scale and create effective strategic multi-stakeholder partnerships. https://consciousfashioncampaign.com
About the United Nations Office for Partnerships:
The United Nations Office for Partnerships serves as a global gateway for catalyzing and building multi-stakeholder partnerships to advance the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). UNOP provides a platform for effective partner engagement and works to leverage the assets and expertise of a broad range of partners in furtherance of the SDGs. As a member of the UN Fashion Alliance and the advisor to the Conscious Fashion Campaign, UNOP facilitates awareness, advocacy and engagement to achieve the SDGs within the fashion and textile industry. https://www.un.org/partnerships/