02
February
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Meet Virgilio Viana, Brazil’s leading expert in sustainable forestry
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
http://bit.ly/FebMoL password: Leaders2030.

“Making forests worth more standing than cut / Fazendo a floresta valer mais em pé do que derrubada” Tune in for February's Meet our Leaders...

08
March
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Meet Hendrik du Toit, CEO of Investec Asset Management Limited (IAM)
4:00 am - 5:00 pm
http://bit.ly/MarchMoL Password: Leaders2030

Tune in for March’s Meet our Leaders Live Q&A with Hendrik Du Toit, Chief Executive Officer of Investec Asset Management Limited (IAM), an international...

03
March
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Expanding the Data Ecosystem: The role of Non-Official data for SDG Monitoring and Review
8:15 am - 9:30 pm
New York, NY, USA

To meet the ambition of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), national implementation efforts must be matched by an equally comprehensive and inclusive monitoring and...

10
March
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Ethics in Action NYC Series: Ethics and Wall Street
6:30 pm - 8:00 am
Low Library, Columbia University 2960 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

At this event, Professor Jeffrey Sachs will moderate a robust discussion on the role of the financial sector in furthering the common good of...

05
April
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The World in 2050 (TWI2050) Workshop
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Laxenburg, Austria

The World in 2050 (TWI2050) is a global research initiative in support of a successful implementation of the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda. The goal...

23
May
Cleopas Enwongo
The Green Seminar Series
3:00 pm - 11:59 pm
The Green Institute Auditorium

Throughout history, it has become difficult to promote the acceptance of new discoveries. The conviction of the Wright brothers to engineer flying metals was...

31
March
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T20 Summit
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Berlin, Germany

To mark Germany’s G20 presidency in 2017, the Think 20 (T20) network of premier Think Tanks from the G20 economies will gather on 29-31...

18
September
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Private Sector Forum
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Montego Bay, Jamaica

The interactive Forum is designed to increase understanding of efforts underway by the private sector and civil society, and provide a platform for the...

18
September
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Music for a Sustainable Planet
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
New York, USA

Concert to raise awareness of the SDGs, featuring two world premieres of new music.

06
November
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COP23
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Bonn, Germany

The 2017 UN Climate Change Conference will take place from 6 to 17 November at the World Conference Centre in Bonn, Germany, the seat...

10
August
Green Speaker Series 2.0: Transformational Leadership
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Green Institute

We are pleased to announce Dr.Remi Duyile as the Guest Speaker of the 2nd edition of the Green Speaker Series titled “Transformational Leadership”. Remi...

09
June
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High-Level Political Forum (HLPF)
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
New York, USA

The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2017 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, will be...

05
May
Green karaoke
Green Karaoke Night
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Green Institute Auditorium

What is Green without fun? Green Institute presents her first Karaoke Night. Join us in the quest to discover the next Greenstar. All you...

22
April
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Earth Day: March for Science
7:00 am - 11:59 pm
Washington, D.C

In the nearly five decades since, people from many backgrounds across the world have joined together to raise awareness about protecting our planet.

31
March
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Leveraging Big Data for Sustainable Development Invitation
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, USA

The course is offered with a view to strengthen the skills of UN staff and key partners in selecting, creating, using and interpreting data...

30
March
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Stakeholder Engagement and Consensus Building for Sustainable Development
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Bonn, Germany

This course provides an in-depth overview of strategies for assessing, designing and convening multi-stakeholder partnerships and initiatives

19
September
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UN General Assembly
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
New York, USA

The 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will convene at UN Headquarters on Tuesday, 12 September 2017. The General Debate...

21
March
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FUNDING SDG IMPACTS: GOLD STANDARD FOR THE GLOBAL GOALS
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6401689130560755457

Gold Standard for the Global Goals is a new holistic standard to quantify and verify impacts toward climate security and the UN Sustainable Development...

20
March
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2017 World Happiness Report Launch
7:00 am - 11:59 pm
New York, USA

This 5th edition of the report will feature national country happiness rankings, accompanied by expert chapters on wellness and economic progress.

03
March
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The Global Festival of Ideas
9:00 am - 9:00 am
Bonn, Germany

A revolution is required in the way we think about international development if we are to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

02
March
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Ethics in Action NYC Series: Climate Change and NYC with Professor James Hansen
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
New York Society for Ethical Culture 2 W 64th St, New York, NY 10025

At this event, Professor Jeffrey Sachs will be discussing the reality and ethical dimension of climate change—including in terms of what New York City...

24
February
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Online Hangout with Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs on “Building the New American Economy”
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Facebook

Our Director, Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs, will be doing a Facebook Live session on February 24th at 10:00 am EST

03
February
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Winter Youth Assembly
10:00 am - 10:00 am
New York, USA

With youth at the core of the discussions, the 19th session of the conference aims to highlight the interdependence and universality of the Sustainable...