SDG Action Zone Closing Session

View session video Click here to view Closing ceremony During this particular high-level week of the 74th General Assembly, the SDG Strategy Hub and the SDG Action Campaign co-organized the SDG Action Zone responding to a desire from non-member state UN stakeholders to be part of this momentum in a meaningful and impactful way. The Zone […]

Leave No One Behind – Can you hear my voice?

View session videos Click here to view Click here to view Queer Awakening: Unheard Stories of LGBTIQ+ youth LGBTIQ+ youth remain systematically excluded, marginalised and discriminated in development, human rights and society in Africa. Inequalities in health and gender can be addressed by connecting the dots to global challenges against multilateralism, choice and globalisation. [tmm […]

Campaigning, communications, and storytelling

View session video Click here to view Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD) – Target 16.10: Freedom of information about & for the SDGs Press freedom and public access to information are prerequisites for the SDG16 goal of ‘peaceful, accountable and inclusive’ societies, and for tracking advances and setbacks in all 17 SDGs. GFMD member […]

From Individual to Collective Action

View session video Click here to view Peace One Day In this session Jeremy Gilley, the founder and director of Peace One Day will talk about the 20-year journey of Peace One Day. [tmm name=”peace-one-day-2″] From Signals to Solutions: Harnessing the Power of Daily Observations for Sustainable Change in Food and Climate As individuals, we […]

Innovative Financing

View session video Click here to view The Spotlight Initiative is a global, multi-year initiative focused on eliminating all forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG). The Initiative is so named as it brings focused attention to this issue, moving it into the spotlight and placing it at the centre of efforts to achieve […]

Islands and Oceans

View session video Click here to view 36.5 / A Durational Performance with the Sea Art made on/in/with the water in response to the urgency of a changing climate: Sarah Cameron Sunde discusses 36.5 / A Durational Performance with the Sea, its upcoming iterations in Kenya, New Zealand and NYC, and how “Water Art” can […]

Leave No One Behind – Our Planet, Our home, Our Future

View session video Click here to view Adaptation Without Borders: responding to a global challenge This talk shares stories and journeys of climate risks that cross national borders and presents a groundbreaking initiative – Adaptation Without Borders – to inspire action to ‘leave no one behind’ and pave the way to a resilient world where […]

Brand activism is fashionable

View session video Click here to view Program Announcement: Global Impact Initiative for the Fashion Industry Swarovski and Study Hall Fashion Sustainability Initiative, in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships, are teaming up to produce a global program to push an innovative agenda for Sustainability in Fashion. [tmm name=”global-impact-initiative-for-the-fashion-industry”]

Transforming transparency and accountability

View session video Click here to view Investing in the Digital Frontier For those working to achieve the SDGs, taking a whole-of-government approach to digital investments may hold the key to better healthcare,improved agricultural services and higher quality education.Learn about tools which can help leaders leverage their investments in technology. [tmm name=”investing-in-the-digital-frontier”] Naming and Faming […]

Leave No One Behind – Data, Mapping and Information

View session video Click here to view Poem [tmm name=”using-data-to-improve-lives-2″] Building Resilience of the Urban Poor A case study of an innovative bottom-up resilience project implemented by slum dwellers in Malawi. It highlights the importance of keeping affected communities at the centre of resilience building and the inspiring strengths of the slums taking a lead […]