PERFORMER Sangya Ojha (India)
  Jennifer Barnhart (U.S.)
DEBUT 2014
DESIGN Ed Christie designer

Raya is a character created by Sesame Workshop for the "Cleaner, Healthier, Happier" campaign launched in 2014. The campaign runs in Bangladesh, India, and Nigeria, and is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Raya has appeared on Galli Galli Sim SimSesame Square, and Sisimpur. She has also appeared in COVID-19 pandemic animated segments for Takalani Sesame.

In September 2014, she attended a No Doubt performance during the Global Citizen Festival concert. (video)

Her birthday is March 22, which is also World Water Day. (YouTube)

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