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Global Compact+15 – Business as a Force for Good

June 25, 2015

Marking the UN Global Compact’s 15th anniversary, the event will bring business and civil society to the United Nations to show how the private sector is taking action and partnering to advance societal priorities, with an emphasis on the UN global agenda for sustainable development goals (SDG’s) to be released later this year.

Who: 500 participants from Global Compact Local Networks, companies, investors, academia, civil society, labour and UN private sector representatives.

‎Programme Overview

  • Focused meetings: 23-24 June, 9:00 – 18:00 and 25 June, 9:30 – 11:00am
  • General Assembly Session: 25 June, 11:30am – 13:00
  • 15th Anniversary Celebration Dinner: 25 June, 18:30 – ‎22:00

 

Cornerstone’s Erika Karp will address General Assembly Session participants on the theme: “Maximizing the Business Contribution to the SDG’s

This session will be a unique gathering of all participants and special guests in the UN General Assembly Hall. Together participants will aim to demonstrate to Governments the private sector’s critical role in solving our world’s greatest challenges and show how the Global Compact’s work is at the heart of the United Nations agenda.

For more information, visit the event site and program agenda.

Details

Date:
June 25, 2015
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Venue

United Nations
1st Ave & E 47th St
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Website:
http://www.un.org/en/