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Watch the 2023 Goldman Environmental Prize ceremony.

The 2023 Goldman Environmental Prize Award Ceremony

Celebrating grassroots leaders who take a stand for the environment

The 2023 Goldman Prize winners were announced on Monday, April 24, 2023

The Goldman Prize winners were celebrated at live ceremonies to coincide with Earth Day: at the War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco on Monday, April 24, and at the Eisenhower Theater at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, April 26.

Watch the livestream of the San Francisco Goldman Environmental Prize ceremony on the Goldman Environmental Prize YouTube channel and on our website below. The ceremony was hosted by Rue Mapp, founder of Outdoor Afro, an organization dedicated to celebrating Black connections and leadership in nature, and featured live entertainment from Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Aloe Blacc. Actor and environmentalist Sigourney Weaver narrated the Prize winner videos.

Celebrating Environmental Heroes

Since 1990, Prize winners have inspired audiences with their stories of urgency, action, and courage in protecting the planet. Attendees at the unforgettable ceremonies have included environmental leaders, activists, philanthropists, elected officials, and others who care about the planet. Past ceremony speakers and hosts have included Vice President Al Gore, Jane Fonda, Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, Senator John Kerry, and musicians Lenny Kravitz, Jack Johnson, Angelique Kidjo, and Michael Franti.