Global challenges can only be solved when we all work together. One of the main architects of the UN Millennium 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. She started her career with the Italian NGO Mani Tese. View Virtual SDG Events happening Around the World, University of Adelaide Research Starter Grants, Academy of Excellence in Global Engagement. The United Nations General Assembly confirmed his appointment following his nomination by Secretary-General Antnio Guterres. Thank you for your incredible impact! She has worked in campaigns such as CleanUpStandardChartered targeting the UK climate killer bank and in national and international climate strikes. ASSESSMENT > NEWSLETTER/EMAIL LIST > SLS EVENTS & WORKSHOPS > STUDENT SAFETY OFF CAMPUS. As part of NCStates commitment to the University Global Coalition, we are proud to recognize February 28 March 4, 2022, as Sustainable Development Goals Action and Awareness Week on campus. Her activism focuses on advocating for the people in the most affected communities, creating new strategies to impact girls in her country, and making activist spaces more collaborative and accessible, she is also focused on spreading the word and working through a feminist approach to achieve climate justice. As part of SDG Action and Awareness Week, a committee will collect submissions of events and activities taking place during Action and Awareness Week from universities across the globe. Information, Legal

An avid photographer and filmmaker, he started teaching classes to youth in-need in Brooklyn, New York while working with a local grassroots organisation, planting the seeds for Lens on Life. To show that our choices and individual actions matter. Canon partners with the United Nations for the Global Week to #Act4SDGs, to educate and inspire the next generation to become active changemakers, Green Market: Promoting Local Farmers and Sustainable Agriculture in Trinidad and Tobago, A Social Innovation Platform in Southern Thailand is Strengthening Local Food Systems, Bonn SDG Days: 17 Days for the 17 Global Goals, '17Ziele Freude-Flash': A Flashmob Taking Place in 17 Cities in Germany, Runa Ray: Using Fashion as Activism for Policy Change, Durga from Kathmandu is Donating her Hair to a Wig Program for Cancer Patients, African Monitor: Implementing a Turning Point Dialogue to Accelerate the Delivery of the SDGs in Kampala, Uganda, The Niko Ketskhoveli School Award: A School Competition in Georgia to Achieve the SDGs. She is also the first Bangladeshi citizen to sit on the 2021 Diana Legacy Award Judging Panel. She co-founded and serves on the Board of Directors for Interswitch Financial Inclusion Services, Boost Technology (Nigeria), Rising Tide Africa and Vroom Africa with a common focus of supporting Start-Ups to become Scale-Ups. She is a member of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Stakeholder Council, and Nigeria Integrated Reporting Committee. Currently, she is also Vice President ofLocalret. She was born and raised in Banjul. She has actively promoted women empowerment, social inclusion and international partnerships. Esther is a nature, climate and ocean advocate. His role in the International Organisation Unit calls for frequent engagement in field missions, the development of country strategies and the management of country portfolios across Africa and the Middle East. Website: During the first lockdown she conducted many virtual workshops and initiatives to raise awareness on clean water in Sri Lanka and wrote a song to spread awareness on water conservation:, Founded in only 2020, The National Association for Sustainable Development of Pakistan has already made significant contributions to achieving the #SDGs. The countries of the United Nations made a universal promise to leave no one behind in achieving a peaceful and prosperous world by 2030. For more information on this event and to view available resources, visit, Technology On behalf of the team, she has served as a judge for the UN SDG Action Awards to recognise peoples efforts to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development across the globe, as well as being recognized as a Youth Leader in the UNs efforts for the Decade of Action to accelerate commitments to achieve the SDGs with the support of the UNs Deputy Secretary-General. Shomy is the Co-Founder of a global youth-led organization, Awareness 360, which now trains 1,500 young activists in 23 countries and has already reached over 150,000 people. Have an event to add? Esther goal in life is to increase waterways & ocean knowledge/awareness, inspire a land-to-sea conservation and galvanize action for coordinated protection of these ecosystems. North to South, East to West! During Global Goals Week, over 150 partners will mobilize their communities, demand urgency to turn it around for the Global Goals, and supercharge solutions for people and planet. Join us and participate from wherever you are in the world and register your action today on the SDG Action Global Map. We also encourage you to visit University Global Coalition to find the full range of activities on itscalendar of events, open to all UC Davis students and students around the world. We will also acknowledge the recipients of theSeed Grants for International Activities,Grants for Advancing Sustainable Development Goals, and recognize theGlobal Education for All Steering Committee and Fellows. Georgia Institute of TechnologyNorth Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30332Phone: 404-894-2000, Georgia Institute of SDGAction and Awareness Week invites universities around the world to host events that increase awareness of theSDGs, showcase the work theyre doing, and encourage action. When asked about her priorities for coming years she mentions: ensuring that the global agendas are built from local priorities and that international action of local governments is understood as an indispensable role to fulfill local needs with solidarity, justice and accountability at the centre. She served on the Foreign Affairs Committee until 2006. Explore their action here: He graduated in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (MA) from Worcester College, Oxford University and holds an MA from the University of London/School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). This years mobilization will focus on the key themes of Climate, Justice and Peace and mark the mid-way point of the SDG Agenda.We need new solutions, new approaches, and to #FlipTheScript on how we do things to shine a light of hope that resonates across borders. View the Calendar of Events for SDG Week here. She is also a strong advocate on water and sanitation SDG Goal 6 as an SDG Ambassador with the organization Road to Rights. To remove cataracts and thereby eradicate preventable and avoidable blindness, this organisation offers free eyesight restoration surgery to the elderly, orphans, individuals with disabilities, prisoners and refugees in the Gambia. In his previous role at CIVICUS he led key advocacy on the SDG negotiations, including leading roles in the Sustainable Development 2015 and Action/2015 projects, and he contributed regularly to policy developments on citizen participation in the UN and EU decision-making. She has a background in Environmental Science and is an Associate Environmental Consultant, a position that has allowed her gain experience in public and community engagement. Powers began his career working with youth as a tutor in East Los Angeles while enrolled in university studying international affairs. She has recently been named a Forbes 30 Under 30 and highlighted as the Featured Honoree for Social Impact. Prior to joining UNDP, he was Director of the Oxford Martin School and Professorial Fellow of Balliol College, University of Oxford. All rights reserved.

Turn fear into hope. The power is in our hands to make the Sustainable Development Goals real. Events can focus on a particular SDG or general SDG-related topics, and details should be submitted no later than February 22. The event will provide resources for students, faculty, and staff to learn about the SDGs and to assist in incorporating SDG-related concepts into their current course structure and projects in a flexible, online format. March 1-5, 2021 marks the first Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Action & Awareness Week, coordinated by the University Global Coalition (UGC), the State University of New York (SUNY), and multiple higher education institutions from around the world. These submissions will be accessible in our calendar of events, complete with links on how to participate (coming soon). Use your voice and your social platforms. She has received many recognitions for over a decade of social work, notably the Presidents Volunteer Service Award (Gold) from President Barack Obama, the Putra Icon Award, and the 2019 Diana Legacy Award. Rosario is a SDGs activist from Peru. She was the winner of the Ericsson Prize for the best doctoral thesis in mobile communications in Spain, awarded by the Official College and the Spanish Association of Telecommunications Engineers. Pilar Daz Romero has been the mayor ofEspluguesdeLlobregatsince 2006 and attached to the presidency of the Barcelona Provincial Council, where she also holds the position of Delegate for International Affairs. IX/Sexual Misconduct, Hazing Make #GlobalGoals trend! Georgia Tech will host a variety of events throughout the week and encourages partners around campus to organize and host their ownSDG-focusedevents (such as a workshop, service project, or conversation panel) to help showcase the many ways Georgia Tech is making progress toward achieving these global goals on a local level. She played a critical role in setting up the Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments and has followed and represented local and regional governments in iconic international processes such as the Rio and Beijing + 20 as well the Climate Agreement the SDGs and Habitat III. They then host campaigns to obtain donations of seedlings, organic manure, land and basic equipment. Whether in-person or virtually, we will come together in 2022 to cultivate ideas, identify solutions, and build partnerships with the power to solve a wide range of complex global problems from inequality to climate change. The Sustainable Development Goals or Global Goals are a collection of 17 interlinked global goals designed to be a blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all. In 2014 Karol founded MY World Mexico, a national volunteer and citizen-driven initiative aimed to engage stakeholders and individuals in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SDGs throughout the country. Ms. Ponti was appointed as Director of the UN SDG Action Campaign in July 2018. March 1-5, 2021 marks the first Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Action & Awareness Week, coordinated by the University Global Coalition (UGC), the State University of New York (SUNY), and multiple higher education institutions from around the world. As the initiating Group Chief, Sustainability and Governance Officer, Dangote, she operationalized sustainability for Africas largest manufacturing conglomerate between 2017 and 2020, for which she was recognized as the 2020 Sustainability Executive of the Year by Cemex Africa. As aland-grant university,UC Davis is engaged in a mission of teaching, research, and service forthe greater public good. On 2013 general elections, first candidate on the list of the Democratic Party in the constituency of Umbria and first Vice President of the Chamber of Deputies from 2013 to 2018. Please join us as the Winter 2022 UC Davis SDG student interns and a selection of UC Davis student speakers discuss ways to advance climate action and justice along three dimensions through awareness building, policy advocacy, and direct action. On September 2019 she was appointed Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. She is a multi-award-winning Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) activist from Bangladesh. He led the United Nations Environment Programme (2006-2016), helping governments invest in clean technologies and renewable energy. Email Tom Rosen-Molina at and we may add it to our schedule of events below. Shomy has served as a Judge for numerous initiatives, including the Commonwealth Youth Awards, the Queens Commonwealth Essay Competition, Global Changemakers, Hult Prize Foundation, The Diana Award, and many more. In her role, Mumba provides strategic leadership on these matters through convening, collaboration, connecting, and co-creation as the world navigates complexity and uncertainty, with the aim of achieving the UNs Sustainable Development Goals collectively. and at The Global Goals Youth Power Panel supporting the global efforts to engage youth in the achievement of the SDGs. The event will provide resources for students, faculty, and staff to learn about the SDGs and to assist in incorporating SDG-related concepts into their current course structure and projects in a flexible, online format. She served as Vice President of the Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Party until November 2009. In the projects final stage, volunteers mobilise community members to plant, grow and cultivate their own food. And collectively, we are a massive force that can bring about transformative change and reach for a better future. Everyone is a changemaker in their own right, and by sharing what you do to Flip the Script and #Act4SDGs with your community, peers, family, and friends you can start a butterfly effect of positive change.

Technology, Sustainability-Related Professional Development Resources, Sustainable Communities Summer Internship Program, SLCE Nuts and Bolts (Service Learning & Community Engagement), Faculty Guidance and Resources - Online Teaching, Emergency Join us. Rosarios commitment is being recognized by different relevant institutions, she is currently a Fellow for the 2021 Women Empower LAC Program of the Ban Ki Moon Center and in 2019, a former Obama Scholar graduating from the Masters Degree in International Development and Policy at the Harris School of Public Policy The University of Chicago, former Women Champion 2015 2016 for UN Women Empower Women Global Movement for Women Empowerment, Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Fellow 2016 and as UNLEASH Talent 2017. It is a youth-led organisation that aims to raise awareness about the effect and impact of Climate Change on SIDS as well as provide a platform that empowers youth to raise their voice and tell their stories. Global Affairs invites the UC Davis community for a celebration with globally-engaged faculty, staff, and scholars. The initiative, inspired by the UN Global Survey For a Better World, MY World, has impacted two million people across Mexico thanks to more than 100,000 volunteer actions, 3,000 organisations from across sectors as well as the involvement of 20,000 volunteers during the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in 2015 her team was awarded with the Peoples Voices Challenge Award for the Best Multi-stakeholder collaboration for leading a consultation of nearly half a million participants in the definition of the SDGs through the UN SDG Action Campaigns MYWorld 2015. Chancellor Gary S. May and Global Affairs Vice Provost and Dean Joanna Regulska will announce the winners of theChancellor's Awards for International Engagement. The SDGsare broadin scope,addressthe root causes of poverty, and the universal need for development that works for all people. The UGC also encourages higher education institutions to host their own SDG awareness-raising events during this week and open them to participants from around the world by submitting the details at, From December 2001 to 2005, member of the National Executive Committee of the Democrats of the Left, with responsibility for Foreign Affairs. She is a telecommunications engineer and a PhD in telecommunications engineering (1994) from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, where she has worked as a tenured professor. She covers a vast range of countries in the developing regions where she has worked on developing and implementing various sustainability strategies and initiatives across her region, including expanding and delivering the Canon Young People Programme. A Zambian national, she received her BSc. In 2001 she was elected for the first time to Parliament in the constituency of Umbria. She is a telecommunications engineer and a PhD in telecommunications engineering (1994) from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, where she has worked as a tenured professor. & Privacy Information, Human A coalition working to achieve the SDGs by 2030. In 2016, Jeanine completed her bachelors degree in Environmental Biology and Ecosystems, during which she gained the valuable experience and knowledge needed to complete and publish her research. She has further been deeply involved in the institutional development of United Cities and Local Governments into a network of networks.

The 17 SDGs and 169 targets that are included in this agendaseek to mobilize all UN member states to take concrete steps to achieve sustainable development across economic, social, and environmental dimensions. Mr. Steiner is also the Vice-Chair of the UN Sustainable Development Group, which unites 40 entities of the UN system that work to support sustainable development. Please subscribe to our newsletter to be notified when it is available. She is part of Fridays For Future Mexico, Fridays For Future MAPA, and is active in Fridays For Future International. Join us. Her involvement in Cities Alliance, the General Alliance of Partners and the Cities Programme of the Global Compact are worth highlighting. The countries of the United Nations made a universal promise to leave no one behind in achieving a peaceful and prosperous world by 2030. Drew Cutright (co-lead), Georgia Institute of Technology, Silvia Gallart, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Christie-Joy Hartman, James Madison University, Paola Visconti Arizpe, Tecnolgico de Monterrey, United Nations Institute For Training And Research (UNITAR), Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, UGC 2021 Virtual Gathering Session Information. From July 2018 to September 2019 member of the National Secretariat of the Democratic Party. She serves as ACCA Africa Advocacy Programs Corporate Governance & Sustainability Committee Chair.

She is the acting Grassroots Coordinator for Kenyan Youth Biodiversity Network, an ocean Advocate with Ocean Conservation Trust & and is honored to work in cooperation with the Ocean Literacy community through the National Marine Educators Association. Take part in the conversation using #GlobalGoals. Take part in the conversation using. This event is free and open to the public. He has worked tirelessly to champion sustainability, economic growth and equality for the vulnerable, and has been a vocal advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals. Emilia Saiz is a jurist by profession and has devoted its professional life to promoting the role of local governments in development as well as fostering relations between cities and their associations worldwide.

Visit thePresident'sSDGpagefor more information and alist of events. At the centre of these exercises his passion is direct communication with affected persons, local governments, and NGOs to ensure inclusive and locally-driven collaboration. Mayor Rohey Malick Lowe is a proactive and hardworking individual with significant years of experience as an entrepreneur who has successfully been established within the tourism industry.