Trailblazing Women Reception

View session video Click here to view A night of inspiration, showcasing trailblazing female executives and entrepreneurs and their impact on business, planet and society.  Highlights include launch of the UN Global Compact’s Target Gender Equality initiative and featuring of the 2019 WE Empower UN SDG Challenge awardees. Speakers [tmm name=”trailblazing-women-reception”]  

Announcement: A Decade of Action for delivering the SDGs

View session video Click here to view This event will bring together leaders from across all sectors for the announcement of a united effort to accelerate progress for people and planet in 2020 and beyond, in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Speakers [tmm name=”announcement-a-decade-of-action-for-delivering-the-sdgs”]

Activating the SDGs. Rallying for the goals.

View session video Click here to view In this session we unpack some of the opportunities and challenges facing high-profile media attention for the Sustainable Development Goals – both now, for the U.N. General Assembly, and in the years to come. How do we raise SDG awareness and action in an exciting and memorable way? […]

Why faith actors are critical to achieving the 2030 Agenda

View session video Click here to view Engaging faith leaders and local communities is vital to achieve SDGs. This panel, including high-level speakers from multi-faiths, will give examples of best practice in this domain and highlight what drastic action and measures need to be taken to meet these goals going forward. Speakers [tmm name=”why-faith-actors-are-critical”]

Mental Health for All: An Evening for Action

View session video Click here to view World leaders will join grassroots campaigners to launch Speak Your Mind, a new global civil society campaign calling for greater action on mental health. The Broadway cast of Dear Evan Hansen will perform at this event underscoring that there is no health without mental health. Speakers [tmm name=”mental-health-for-all-reception”]

Expo 2020 Dubai – Spotlighting SDG Solutions

View session video Click here to view Expo 2020 Dubai and the UAE Permanent Mission to the UN will share how the Expo is a platform for citizen awareness and engagement for the Global Goals and is spotlighting best practices and transformative SDG solutions from around the world. Expo’s Global Best Practice Programme winning projects […]

Advancing the Global Goals with AI

View session video Click here to view Driven by rapid advancements, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become a real-world application technology and part of the fabric of modern life. Al can provide new ways of looking at existing problems, including some of the world’s toughest social, humanitarian and environmental challenges. AI has the power and potential […]

MY World 360º – Youth Filmmakers use Virtual Reality to Inspire Action on the SDGs

View session video Click here to view Join global youth filmmakers and Christina Weaver Jackson of Oculus for a conversation on how immersive storytelling is inspiring SDG action. Focused on Climate Action and Reducing Inequalities, their stories span the Amazon rainforest to the largest dumpsite in Eastern Africa. Speakers [tmm name=”myworld-360″]