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UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2018

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UN Headquarters, New York, USA
Add to calendar 24-09-2018 09:00 01-01-1970 03:00 Europe/Moscow UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2018 24 September 2018 | UN Headquarters, New York, USA

"Uniting for the World We Want!". The UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2018 is devoted to evaluation of progress in Agenda 2030 achievement.
UN Headquarters, New York, USA
Three years in to the 2030 Agenda, we have seen many stakeholders step up to the challenge. Businesses continue to find new ways to pursue the global goals as a strategic business agenda. But despite some progress, some pressing global concerns remain. We need to turn to working out the real mechanisms of development. The world leaders understand that we need all hands on deck and the time to act is now. UN Global Compact Leaders Summit is a real instrument for building cooperation between business, governments and national networks for SDGs achievement

Event schedule

09:00 — 10:00
Welcome breakfast - Leadirship for the World We Want
Join the UN GC CEO and Executive Director Lise Kingo as we kick-off the Leaders Summit 2018 and present this years`s UN Global Compact SDGs Pioneers
10:30 — 12:30
CEO Roundtable - Closing the Inequality Gap: Human Rights as a Driver for Successful Business
UN Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed
12:30 — 15:00
UN Private Sector Forum - Building and Investing in Peace for All
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
15:30 — 17:00
The UN GC in Action - Driving Progress and Scaling Impact
Discover practical insights from UN Global Compact participating companies and take inspiration from leading experts and practitioners connecting the dots between the world`s most pressing challenges and the innovative solutions that can help business and partners to tackle them at scale
19:30 — 22:00
UN Global Compact Leaders Summit reception - Ocean at MoMA
Co-hosted by the government of Norway, join us for an evening of celebration and networking at the Museum of modern Art and experience first-hand why sustainable ocean business is the new frontier for the 2030 Agenda
Participation Details:

The UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2018 is by invitation only. Invitations have been sent directly to representatives  from actively engaged companies and organizations with long-standing relationship with the UN Global Compact. 

For questions for participation criteria, please contact leaderssummit@unglobalcompact.org

All participants must register and submit payment

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