Resilient Recovery through Local Action on SDG16+
Tuesday, 13 July 2021
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Virtual (NY Time)

Side Event

Catholic Organization for Relief and Development Aid (Cordaid) with Civil Society Platform for Peacebuilding and Statebuilding (CSPPS) in partnership with Peace Direct, TAP Network, Namati, GPPAC, World Vision, Pax Christi International and Life & Peace Institute

Voices of SDG16+: Stories for Global Action is a collaborative campaign to bring the work of civil society on SDG16+ to the 2021 HLPF on Sustainable Development. This virtual side event will include local civil society practitioners selected through a global video campaign/competition leading up to the 2021 HLPF, showcasing how local action on SDG16+ is central to COVID-19 response and resilient recovery, and how SDG16+ provides the foundation for shaping more peaceful, just and inclusive societies. This interactive virtual side event will feature video campaign submissions, discussions among participants, a web-series of stories, and a social media presence [This 2021 iteration of the Voices of SDG16+ campaign further builds on the resounding success of the 2019 and 2020 Voices of SDG16+ campaigns].

Registered participants will receive an email from the organizers ahead of the meeting with the Zoom link needed to join this event.

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