SDGs Conference 2023: In the Margins of the UNGA78
In the margins of the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF) and its 36 Global Partners from 24 countries are organizing the hybrid SDGs Conference 2023 to convene world leaders, diplomats, civil society members, journalists, and academics to discuss contemporary impediments for the timely and effective implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). SDGs Conference 2023 will be held at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York on September 23, Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST.
The SDGs Conference 2023, formerly known as the UNGA Conference, is the flagship event of the Journalists and Writers Foundation, creating a platform for diverse stakeholders to discuss the Global Agenda 2030, offer innovative solutions, strategies, and policy recommendations to advance the culture of peace, human rights, and sustainable development. As 2023 marks the 8th annual SDGs Conference, this global event gathered over 150 high-level speakers across the globe forming an interdisciplinary group of distinguished panelists to discuss a particular set of agenda over three panel sessions and propose a framework for action for the full and effective implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.
As a result of the diligent review of the 2022-2023 agenda items and priority working areas of diverse UN agencies and offices, as well as world-renowned international summits, the SDGs Conference 2023 will address (1) Building a New Momentum Towards the 2030 Deadline for the SDGs (2) Press Freedom as an Instrument to Defend Human Rights for All and (3) Widening Gap between Erosion of Democracy and Rise of Autocracy in the margins of the UNGA 78th Session on Wednesday 20 September 2023 from 10am to 4:00pm.
SDGs Conference 2023 will be attended by UN Ambassadors, journalists, civil society members, human rights advocates and academics from Australia, Brazil, Greece, Belgium, India, Russia, Romania, Philippines and USA. Join us to be a part of this global community and contribute to the timely and gender-sensitive implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Please visit the conference website www.unga-conference.org and register today for an in-person or online participation.
In-person registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5ov1S7NX6GxGcUXXJSovu7dgcYhB8nTqd22VdNlGvTLv5pQ/viewform
Virtual registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JtWBKN8sTJ-KN10QbSTiJg