Immersive Productions and Performances | Stage 1

Living Beyond Borders

‘Living Beyond Borders’ is a poem performance about the on-going conflict the world is facing right now and how the world had always faced this before time and again. The poem will show the plight, the suffering, the inhumane treatment people of different race, ethnicity, colour and different region are going through due to border dispute, governance policy crisis, ideology mismatch and internal armed conflicts rising. The poem is an attempt to tell stories of people: adult, young and children who have faced extreme exploitation, inhumane treatment, threats of genocide, starvation and violation of their human rights.


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Leave No One Behind

MY World 360° 2020 Collection
The piece takes its inspiration from the SDG motto ‘leave no one behind’ as well as containing a recited passage from an article by the writer Arundhati Roy and ends with a quotation from peacebuilders Dr. Daisaku Ikeda and Nobel Peace Laureate Adolfo Pérez Esquivel. These ideas and words were used to engage with young musicians (children and teenagers) from Junior Academy of Music, Belfast, Northern Ireland. The music, the voices, and the visuals combine in a piece on what can be achieved beyond isolation and the pandemic, from the perspectives of young people, and with hope for the future. 

Created by

Pupils of Junior Academy of Music, Queen’s University Belfast, music by Tall Trees, video by Dervla Hillan in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Mexico 360º: In the eyes of the youth

MY World 360° 2020 Collection
This is a series of short  stories from the streets of Mexico that capture how the Sustainable Development Goals are interwoven into everyday life. Follow four storytellers to learn how the SDGs apply on a personal level.

Created by

Brenda Jasso, Juan Fernando Flores, Pablo Guillén, and Carlos Pastrana of Instituto Hebo in Mexico City, Mexico

United Nations Global Call Out To Creatives

Recognizing the power of creativity in spreading critical public health information across languages, cultures and communities, the SDG Strategy Hub, based in the UN Office for Partnerships, issued a global call to arms to creatives everywhere to respond to the United Nations Global Call Out To Creatives.

Thousands of creators from around the world generously submitted their work to help communicate important and unifying messages that can combat the spread of COVID-19 and unite the world during this pandemic. The creative work is free to share and available in multiple creative formats and languages, available on the dedicated Content Hub on Talenthouse. Learn more about the Open Call here.

YouTube x Tribeca x UN Creative Partnership Virtual Celebration

Eight global creative agencies & Tribeca filmmakers in partnership with YouTube, the United Nations, and Tribeca Enterprises, supported by the SDG Strategy Hub, launched a pro bono ad campaign aimed at highlighting eight Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These eight teams from around the world were given a brief on a single Goal with the challenge of creating a compelling campaign which would resonate with local audiences using YouTube’s video ad sequencing format.

Deutsch, Los Angeles, USA – No Poverty
Grabarz & Partner, Germany – Zero Hunger
EMOTIVE, Australia – Quality Education
Dentsu, Thailand – Gender Equality
Wunderman Thompson, Brazil – Sustainable Cities and Communities
Leo Burnett, Chicago, USA – Responsible Consumption and Production
AMVBBDO, United Kingdom – Climate Action
Goodby Silverstein & Partners, San Francisco, USA – Life Below Water

September 24, 08:45
08:45 — 09:00EST(GMT-4) (15′)

Accountability, Activism, Alliances, Cities, Creativity & Culture, Decent Jobs, Inequalities, Leave No One Behind, Partnerships, Youth

GlobalGoals | Responsible Consumption and Production, Leave No One Behind, Living Beyond Borders, Mexico 360º: In the eyes of the youth, We’re In This Together