Global Goals Week- Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Follow along with us at Global Goals Week in NYC, September 16th to the 23rd.

StartingUpGood Magazine
3 min readSep 18, 2017


Last week, we posted our comprehensive (and overwhelming) list of over 40 relevant events, conferences, forums, summits, and lectures happening throughout New York City as part of Global Goals Week, a highlight of the UN General Assembly kickoff. This week highlights the work of social entrepreneurs, nonprofits, impact investors, and many more to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and champion sustainable development. Read about the events we followed on Monday, September 18th, and see what be will be following on Tuesday the 19th below.

Day 2 of the Concordia Annual Summit

Day 2 of the International Conference on Sustainable Development

Day 2 of the World Economic Forum Sustainable Development Impact Summit

  • Concludes Tuesday, beginning at 8:30am; Convene Conference Centre, New York, NY.
  • Select sessions will be livestreamed. Follow along with #WEFImpact.
  • Monday’s livestreamed sessions included remarks from Al Gore and a panel on partnership for the Sustainable Development Goals.

2017 UN General Assembly Debate

Movement Makers Summit

  • Tuesday, 10am-7pm; NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York, NY.
  • Follow along with Global Citizen.

Using Data and Technology to achieve the SDGs: Tackling Global Threats and Ensuring a Better Future for Us All

  • Tuesday, 11:30am-1pm; UN Headquarters, New York, NY.
  • Follow along with #Data4SDGs.

Sustainable Investment Forum

  • Tuesday, 8:30am-6pm; Crowne Plaza Hotel, Times Square, New York, NY.
  • Follow along with #SInv17 and #CWNYC.
  • Agenda available here.



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