The UN SDG Action Campaign calls to SDG advocates, creators, influencers & stakeholders to co-design the 2019 Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development
The UN SDG Action Campaign launches its call to SDG advocates, creators, influencers & stakeholders to co-design the program of its annual Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development, taking place in Bonn, 2-4 May 2019.
Funding boost for sustainable development data agreed at UN conference
In a declaration agreed at the close of the 2018 UN World Data Forum in Dubai on Wednesday, leaders in the field agreed on measures to boost funding for data and statistical analysis, to speed up progress towards the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
Panel discussion in Bonn on the role of the SDGs for Europe
On 15 October 2018, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network and Deutsche Welle will host a panel discussion on the topic ’The SDGs and the Future of Europe’.
SDG Media Zone allows insights in exciting issues during the high-level week of UNGA
During the high-level week of the UN General Assembly (24-28 September) the United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI) is organizing an SDG Media Zone
The Peace Boat is sailing to take the Sustainable Development Goals around the globe.
For the first time this year, the UN SDG Action Campaign collaborates with Peace Boat for this 99th Global Voyage, aiming at inspiring and mobilizing people to take action for the SDGs.
Departing from Yokohama, Japan, on September 1 and returning on December 17, 2018, Peace Boat will visit 24 ports in 23 countries in 4 months, taking the Sustainable Development Goals on a tour around the globe.
“Kippa Day in Bonn”: Signs of solidarity and a cohesive society
This afternoon, around 600 people celebrated “Kippa Day” on Bonn market square. As a sign of interreligious solidarity many people wore a kippa.
SDG Action Campaign: Third anniversary of the Sustainable Development Goals
On 25 September 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals were adopted to end poverty and inequalities, to protect the planet, and to ensure that all people can live in peace and prosperity by 2030.
Marina Ponti has been appointed Head of the Global Campaign Center of the UN SDG Action Campaign in Bonn
As one of the main architects of the UN Millennium Campaign -the predecessor of the UN SDG Action Campaign- Ms. Ponti served as Global Deputy Director and Regional Director for Europe for over a decade and was at the vanguard of innovative campaign initiatives, building multi-stakeholder coalitions, mobilizing resources and forging long-term partnerships between civil society organizations, Local Government, parliamentarians, media, the private sector and the UN.
Open House at Villa Hammerschmidt
Open House Day: Around 14,000 visitors came to see Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in his second official residence in Bonn.