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The concepts at the heart of the Sustainable Advancement Goals (SDGs) are likewise what drive the brand-new class of SDG Supporters, designated today by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres. These 17 prominent public figures are devoted to raising awareness, motivating higher aspiration, and promoting faster action on the SDGs, which were embraced by world leaders on 25 September2015
United Nations Member States consented to achieve the SDGs by2030 To construct the momentum for transformative, inclusive advancement by 2030, the Secretary-General’s SDG Supporters will utilize their special platforms and management to motivate cross-cutting mobilization of the worldwide neighborhood.
” We have the tools to respond to the concerns postured by environment modification, ecological pressure, hardship and inequality. They depend on the excellent arrangements of 2015– the 2030 Program for Sustainable Advancement and the Paris Contract on environment modification. However tools are no usage if you do not utilize them. So, today, and every day, my appeal is clear and basic. We require action, aspiration and political will. More action, more aspiration and more political will,” stated the Secretary-General.
We have the tools to respond to the concerns postured by environment modification, ecological pressure, hardship and inequality. They depend on the excellent arrangements of 2015– the 2030 Program for Sustainable Advancement and the Paris Contract on environment modification.
The Secretary-General has actually entrusted the Supporters with driving that action, constructing that aspiration, and strengthening worldwide political will.
The Supporters represent the universal character of the SDGs, coming from Federal governments, home entertainment, academic community, sport, organisation and activist companies all over the world. The Supporters will utilize and construct bridges in between their special audiences, and collaborate to drive development.
” By signing up with forces to accomplish our objectives, we can turn hope into truth– leaving nobody behind,” stated Co-Chair of the SDG Supporters group Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway.
Said Co-Chair of the SDG Supporters and President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, “This is a time of excellent wish for the world. If we work wisely together and remain on course, we can raise millions out of hardship and considerably broaden standard social services for much more by the 2030 end date of the SDGs.”.
The Secretary-General has actually designated some members of the previous class of SDG Supporters as SDG Supporter Alumni, and eagerly anticipates their continuous assistance and engagement.
For more details, please go to www.unsdgadvocates.org.
The Secretary-General’s SDG Supporters are:.
His Excellency Mr. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana (Republic of Ghana).
Her Excellency Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway (Kingdom of Norway).
Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of the Belgians (Kingdom of Belgium).
His Royal Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, Emir of Kano (Federal Republic of Nigeria).
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Creator, Education Above All Structure (State of Qatar).
Richard Curtis, Film Writer, Manufacturer and Movie Director (UK of Great Britain and Northern Ireland).
Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, Activist, Environment and Indigenous Rights (Republic of Chad).
Jack Ma, Creator and Executive Chairman, Alibaba Group (Individuals’s Republic of China).
Graça Machel, Creator, Graça Machel Trust (Republic of Mozambique).
Dia Mirza, Starlet and Movie Manufacturer, UN Environment Program Goodwill Ambassador for India (Republic of India).
Alaa Murabit, Creator, The Voice of Libyan Ladies (Canada).
Nadia Murad, Nobel Laureate, Chair and President, Nadia’s Effort, UN Workplace on Drugs and Criminal Offense Goodwill Ambassador (Republic of Iraq).
Edward Ndopu, Creator, Worldwide Techniques on Inclusive Education (Republic of South Africa).
Paul Polman, Chair, International Chamber of Commerce, Vice-Chair of the Board of United Nations Global Compact (Kingdom of the Netherlands).
Jeffrey Sachs, Director, Center for Sustainable Advancement, Columbia University (United States of America).
Marta Vieira da Silva, Footballer, Orlando Pride, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador (Federative Republic of Brazil).
Forest Whitaker, Creator and President, Whitaker Peace & Advancement Effort, UNESCO Unique Envoy for Peace and Reconciliation (United States of America).
The Secretary-General’s SDG Supporter Alumni are:.
Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden (Kingdom of Sweden).
Ambassador Dho Young-Shim, Chairperson, United Nations World Tourist Organisation’s Sustainable Tourist for Removing Hardship Structure (Republic of Korea).
Leymah Gbowee, Nobel Laureate, Creator, Gbowee Peace Structure (Republic of Liberia).
Shakira Mebarak, Creator, Pies Descalzos Structure (Republic of Colombia).
Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini, Creator, Leo Messi Structure (Argentine Republic).
Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Laureate, Creator, Grameen Bank (Individuals’s Republic of Bangladesh).