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February 27, 2017

A new book synthesizes and updates the 17 Sustainable Development Objectives

King Juan Carlos University and the SDG Fund present 'International Society and Sustainable Development Goals', a new publication to better understand what are today's sustainable development challenges and how to apply the SDGs in a practical way

February 6, 2017

Alierta: Digital Education a Historic Opportunity

“Never in the history of mankind has there been an opportunity like the digital revolution,” César Alierta, Chairman of Foundation Telefónica and new SDG Fund Global Advisor, told a February 3rd meeting at IPI on new partnerships for digital education.

February 3, 2017

César Alierta, new UN Global Advisor to advance digital education

SDG Fund and ProFuturo sign a pioneering partnership to reduce inequalities in access to quality education through the use of information technology. Alierta will promote the role of digital education in achieving sustainable development through its triple contribution to social justice, poverty reduction and environmental protection.

January 25, 2017

New partnerships for Digital Education: Rising to the challenge of SDG4

On 3 February 2017, the International Peace Institute and the SDG Fund organize a policy forum on education, SDGs and information technologies. In particular, the event will try to respond to the question on how public and private actors can find new ways to partner to address these challenges using digital education technologies.

January 18, 2017

Chefs Roca Brothers, first year working with the UN

On their first anniversary as UN Goodwill Ambassadors, the acclaimed master chefs Joan, Josep and Jordi Roca presented a new chocolate creation to raise awareness on food waste and hunger during a gala dinner at the World Economic Forum 2017, in Davos (Switzerland). The dinner will gather chefs, celebrities, UN representatives and business leaders under the slogan “Global Goals dinner for a Healthy, Not Hungry, Inclusive World”.

December 22, 2016

The SDG Fund in 2016, a year-end review

As 2016 quickly comes to an end we wanted to take this time to share some highlights of our recent activities on what has proved to be a remarkable year for us at the SDG Fund. This month marks the end of a very pivotal time, both for the number of new initiatives underway as well as our joint programmes now operational in 23 countries. We thank you for your support and invite you to stay tuned in January for exciting news on the next phase of our work and until then, best wishes for 2017!