Faith communities in Latin America and the Caribbean delivering the SDGs and realizing the Decade of Action
Friday, 10 July 2020
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Virtual (new york time)
Organizer: Religions for Peace
Co-Organizers: Inter-Religious Alliance for the 2030 Agenda; Latin American Catholic Episcopal Council (CELAM); Caritas Latin America and the Caribbean (SELACC); Latin American Council of Churches (CLAI); Action by Churches Together Alliance (ACT Alliance); Central America Program, Lutheran World Federation (LWF); Alliance of Presbyterian and Reformed Churches of Latin America (AIPRAL); World Vision; Regional Ecumenical Advisory and Service Center (CREAS)
The side event will bring together representatives of faith-based organizations and UN officials to acknowledge the contributions of religious communities in Latin America and the Caribbean in accelerating and scaling up partnerships to deliver transformational impact of SDGs and to reflect on the response to COVID-19 crisis and its economic and social effects.
Spanish/English simultaneous interpretation will be available