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EVENTS

29
March
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MakerSpace: Green Economy, Business and Entrepreneurship in Qatar
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Education City, Hamad Bin Khalifa University

An interactive and collaborative space to learn about Green Economy, Business and Entrepreneurship through exhibitions, workshops and talks.

06
March
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Foundational Course on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online

The foundational course equips participants with a sound understanding of the concept of sustainable development as well as the vision and principles of the...

22
February
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Environmental Journalism Workshop
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Civic Media Lab 13A Isaac John, GRA Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria

Environmental Journalism Workshop, Supported by MacArthur Foundation

25
January
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Green Ambassadors Training 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Green Institute

Green Ambassadors Training 2018 come up January 25, 2018 at the Green Institute.

10
August
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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...

23
June
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The Green Seminar Series
3:00 PM - 7:00 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...

05
May
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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...

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...

10
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...

17
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...

22
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...

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.

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
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...

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.

10
March
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Ethics in Action NYC Series: Ethics and Wall Street
6:30 AM - 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...

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...

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.

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