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5
Tue
YorkU @ UN HLPF 2022: Session 2 during the SDGs Learning, Training and Practice Special Event @ Online Event
Jul 5 all day

2022 UN HLPF

Register now for 2022 SDGs Leaning, Training & Practice!

5, 6, 7, 11 and 12 July 2022

 

Background

The United Nations High-level Political Forum on sustainable development (HLPF) in 2022 will be held from 5 – 7 July and 11 – 15 July 2022, in New York. Under the theme “Building back better from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) while advancing the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” the Forum will take into account the different and particular impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic across all Sustainable Development Goals and the integrated, indivisible and interlinked nature of the Goals.

The Division for Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA/DSDG) and the New York Office of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) are organizing the 2022 edition of the SDGs Learning, Training & Practice – a series of capacity building and knowledge learning sessions as a Special Event to the HLPF.

The 2022 SDG Learning, Training and Practice Special Event will align with the 2022 HLPF theme: "Building back better from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) while advancing the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development". It will feature speakers and experts on crucial topics related to the implementation of the SDGs to be reviewed at the 2022 HLPF: SDG 4, SDG 5, SDG 14, SDG 15 and SDG 17.

Ten learning sessions will be organized by organizations from different sectors and regions and distributed during the first five days of the HLPF (5, 6, 7, 11 and 12 July), in both in person and virtual formats. Check the detailed programme here.

Registration is now open to all interested national governments, international organizations and stakeholder organizations.

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Jul
7
Thu
5th Annual Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Conference @ Arbaminch, Ethiopia
Jul 7 – Jul 10 all day

5th Annual Conference on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Ethiopia

The 5th Annual Conference on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Ethiopia is scheduled to be held from July 7-10, 2022, in Arba Minch, Ethiopia. More than 45 participants are expected to attend from five Colleges of Teacher Education (CTE), four Theological Seminaries (TS), the Ethiopian Graduate School of Theology (EGST) and stakeholders.

Under the theme on ‘Partnership for Environmental Literacy and Sustainable Communities’, the event is organized in partnership with the Ethiopian Graduate School of Theology, Southern Ethiopia CTE Network and Southern Ethiopian Evangelical Theological Seminaries Network.

The annual conference has targeted to report back on the progress of individual colleges as network members in addressing ESD issues, to plan for a continuous engagement as individual institutions and members of the network, to learn and share experiences and best practices between and among the members and networks and build capacity. The event also aimed to deliberate on issues of emerging common issues on ESD.

Major activities focus on keynote speeches and remarks from senior government officials,, reports, planning sessions, training and capacity development event, field visits and tree planting actions as part of national green legacy.

It is recalled that the partnership EGST has initiated with Leuphana University Luneburg in Germany and York University in Canada and other international was foundational in this progress.

(News release from EGST, June 29, 2022, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

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Global Citizenship Alliance 2022 @ Schloss Mondsee
Jul 7 – Jul 14 all day
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Aug
9
Tue
United Nations International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
Aug 9 all day
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Sep
25
Sun
Global UN Summit: Transforming Education @ United Nations Headquarters, New York, USA
Sep 25 all day
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Nov
14
Mon
Sustainable on the Go Conference 2022 @ Online Event
Nov 14 – Nov 18 all day
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Jan
24
Tue
United Nations International Day of Education
Jan 24 all day
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Jun
21
Wed
Canadian National Indigenous Peoples Day
Jun 21 all day
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Aug
9
Wed
United Nations International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
Aug 9 all day
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Jan
24
Wed
United Nations International Day of Education
Jan 24 all day
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