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Conferences / Seminars / Workshops 28

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SandSI webinar Sport x SDGs (SDG Sport Lab)

April 6, 2020
Organiser:
SandSi, Julia Duffus (International Olympic Committee), Isabella Burczak (International Cycling Federation), (Aileen McManamon, 5T Sports)

First webinar of the SDG Sport Lab, hosted by Sport and Sustainability International (SandSI). It assess why the SDGs are a critical for success, how many worldwide federations are applying the SDGs today, and how the IOC supports the role of sport to advance on the SDGs.

Location: - Switzerland
Clean Water and SanitationClimate ActionDecent Work and Economic GrowthGender EqualityGood HealthInnovation and InfrastructureLife Below WaterLife on LandNo HungerNo PovertyPartnerships for the GoalsPeace and JusticeQuality EducationReduced InequalitiesResponsible ConsumptionSustainable Cities and Communities
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International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

April 6, 2020
Organiser:
World Health Organization

Due to its vast reach, unparalleled popularity and foundation of positive values, sport is ideally positioned to contribute towards the United Nations’ objectives for development and peace.

To raise awareness of this potential, 6 April was declared as the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) by the UN General Assembly. The adoption of this Day signifies the increasing recognition by the UN of the positive influence that sport can have on the advancement of human rights, and social and economic development.

Location: global
Decent Work and Economic GrowthGender EqualityGood HealthPeace and JusticeReduced Inequalities
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Sport and SDG’s Webinar

April 3, 2020
Organiser:
Sport and Sustainability (SandSi)

In this webinar you will learn Why the SDGs are a key tool for communications and commercial partnerships; How international sports federations are delivering on the SDGs; What future plans are of the IOC and UN Commonwealth Secretariat on sport and SDG indicator implementation.

Location: Maison du Sport International - Lausanne, Switzerland
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E-Waste Workshop

March 25, 2020
Organiser:
Green Sport Alliance

The Green Sport Alliance in conjunction with, e-Stewards, develops an updated E-Waste Program to provide guidelines and resources to reduce the environmental impacts of electronics for all sports facilities and organizations.

Location: Husky Stadium - Seattle, USA
Climate ActionResponsible Consumption
Events

World Water day

March 22, 2020
Organiser:
United Nations

World Water Day is an annual UN observance day that highlights the importance of freshwater. The day is used to advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources

Location: Global
Clean Water and SanitationClimate ActionResponsible Consumption
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International Day of Forests

March 21, 2020
Organiser:
United Nations

The International Day of Forests was established on the 21st day of March, by resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on November 28, 2012. Each year, various events celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests, and trees outside forests, for the benefit of current and future generations.

Location: Global
Climate ActionLife on LandResponsible Consumption
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Mountain Day

December 11, 2019
Organiser:
United Nations

International Mountain Day has its roots in the document “Managing Fragile Ecosystems: Sustainable Mountain Development” (called Chapter 13), adopted in 1992 as part of the action plan Agenda 21 of the Conference on Environment and Development. The increasing attention to the importance of mountains led the UN declare to 2002 the UN International Year of Mountains. The first international day was celebrated for the first time the following year, 2003.

Location: Global
Climate ActionLife on Land
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Achieving SDGs through Sport : partnerships and institutional responses for greater coherence and effectiveness

October 5, 2017
Organiser:
Swiss Confederation, Cantons of Geneva and Vaud, AISTS, UNIL and UNIGE

Experts from United Nations (UN) agencies, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Sports Federations (IFs) will discuss the topic of "Achieving the SDGs through sport: partnerships and institutional responses for greater coherence and effectiveness".

Location: - Lausanne, Switzerland