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Business Fights Poverty Global Goals Summit

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Start:
September 19
End:
September 21
Add to Calendar September 19 12:00 am September 21 11:59 pm America/New_York Business Fights Poverty Global Goals Summit

You can register for free with the code SDG22.

Following the sad news of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and with her funeral taking place on 19 September, as a mark of respect we have decided to restructure our Summit into a 2-day event, on 20 and 21 September.

To view the updated agenda and latest speaker lineup, please visit https://businessfightspoverty.org/global-goals-summit-2022/

Over the course of two days, the virtual Business Fights Poverty Global Goals Summit, broadcasting live from New York, will bring together people from right around the world for a series of interactive sessions on questions such as:

How can business drive climate justice through supply chains? (with Meta)
How can innovations in workforce development programmes address racial equity issues? (with Barclays)
How can business support vulnerable people and communities in the face of the poverty tsunami? (with UNOP)
How can we think globally and act locally in order to build effective diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) strategies? (with IFC)
How can business partner to tackle hidden hunger through access to essential nutrients? (with Bayer)
How can multi-stakeholder platforms drive engagement and behaviour change? Lessons from addressing health issues in East Africa(with Amref and the National Business Compact on Coronavirus)
How can business partner to help small retailers thrive? Lessons from Latin America (with AB InBev)
How do you create a sustainable and ethical supply chain for decarbonization?
How can we accelerate access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene? (with Reckitt)

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COVID, conflict and climate change are among a confluence of challenges driving a tsunami of poverty that is already crashing into the lives of vulnerable people and communities around the world.
It is in this complex and rapidly-evolving context that world leaders will be coming together in New York for the UN General Assembly to discuss how to accelerate progress on the internationally-agreed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), due by 2030.

The growing global cost of living crisis, surging global hunger and malnutrition, worsening impacts of climate change, and threats to decades of progress on equity are just some of the many issues that the world has to grapple with.

If progress on the SDGs is to be defended and change accelerated, we must all step up as leaders, combining our knowledge, resources, networks and voices. And those people and communities most proximate to the issues must be at the heart of the conversation.

Over the course of three days, from 19 to 21 September, the virtual Business Fights Poverty Global Goals Summit, broadcasting live from New York, will bring together people from right around the world, with the passion and expertise needed to unlock new action.

Access all the online sessions for FREE using code GGW22 via the “register” link at the top of this page.

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You can register for free with the code SDG22.

Following the sad news of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and with her funeral taking place on 19 September, as a mark of respect we have decided to restructure our Summit into a 2-day event, on 20 and 21 September.

To view the updated agenda and latest speaker lineup, please visit https://businessfightspoverty.org/global-goals-summit-2022/

Over the course of two days, the virtual Business Fights Poverty Global Goals Summit, broadcasting live from New York, will bring together people from right around the world for a series of interactive sessions on questions such as:

How can business drive climate justice through supply chains? (with Meta)
How can innovations in workforce development programmes address racial equity issues? (with Barclays)
How can business support vulnerable people and communities in the face of the poverty tsunami? (with UNOP)
How can we think globally and act locally in order to build effective diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) strategies? (with IFC)
How can business partner to tackle hidden hunger through access to essential nutrients? (with Bayer)
How can multi-stakeholder platforms drive engagement and behaviour change? Lessons from addressing health issues in East Africa(with Amref and the National Business Compact on Coronavirus)
How can business partner to help small retailers thrive? Lessons from Latin America (with AB InBev)
How do you create a sustainable and ethical supply chain for decarbonization?
How can we accelerate access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene? (with Reckitt)

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COVID, conflict and climate change are among a confluence of challenges driving a tsunami of poverty that is already crashing into the lives of vulnerable people and communities around the world.
It is in this complex and rapidly-evolving context that world leaders will be coming together in New York for the UN General Assembly to discuss how to accelerate progress on the internationally-agreed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), due by 2030.

The growing global cost of living crisis, surging global hunger and malnutrition, worsening impacts of climate change, and threats to decades of progress on equity are just some of the many issues that the world has to grapple with.

If progress on the SDGs is to be defended and change accelerated, we must all step up as leaders, combining our knowledge, resources, networks and voices. And those people and communities most proximate to the issues must be at the heart of the conversation.

Over the course of three days, from 19 to 21 September, the virtual Business Fights Poverty Global Goals Summit, broadcasting live from New York, will bring together people from right around the world, with the passion and expertise needed to unlock new action.

Access all the online sessions for FREE using code GGW22 via the “register” link at the top of this page.