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UN and Russian Business: Framework and Prospects for Cooperation

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"Argumenty i Facty" press-centre, 42, Myasnitskaya street
Add to calendar 18-10-2018 13:30 01-01-1970 03:00 Europe/Moscow UN and Russian Business: Framework and Prospects for Cooperation

18 October 2018, 13:30 | "Argumenty i Facty" press-centre, 42, Myasnitskaya street

Roundtable, organized by the UN Global Compact Local Network in Russia and the UN Information Center in Moscow, is held to celebrate 70 years of the UN in Russia, and also in relation to special attention paid by the UN to cooperation with private sector all over the world, which includes also cooperation on the SDGs.

"Argumenty i Facty" press-centre, 42, Myasnitskaya street

Roundtable, organized by the UN Global Compact Local Network in Russia and the UN Information Center in Moscow, is held to celebrate 70 years of the UN in Russia, and also in relation to special attention paid by the UN to cooperation with private sector all over the world, which includes also cooperation on the SDGs.

The roundtable agenda assumes discussion on background and efficient cooperation of Russian business and the UN, its agencies and programmes, aimed at solving global problems, achieving the SDGs and sustainable development, presenting specific cases and experience of such cooperation as well as discussing new emerging joints objectives in Russia and internationally. 

For participation in the roundtable there are invited representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Russian Government, Public Chamber of Russia, Federation Council and State Duma of the Russian Federation, directors and sustainability managers of leading Russian and international companies, experts and partners of business associations, UN agencies in Russia, consulting and PR agencies and thematic media. 

Following the discussion results, the UNGC Local Network Russia aims to form a short guidance for Russian business ‘UN and Russian Business: Framework and Prospects for Cooperation’, which in a consolidated form will present discussion results and forms, programmes and opportunities for joint work that will be confirmed as most relevant and engaging. 

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