IOE Webinar - How do we reach the SDGs?




Matthias Thorns

Deputy Secretary-General
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Shea Gopaul

IOE Special Representative to UN NY
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Akustina Morni

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Organised by IOE

Please note the first content Webinar of the B&I group will be on Tuesday 3 September 2019 at 9 am EST and 15:00 CET. It will be led by IOE and the agenda is as follows:

1. Introduction and update on preparations for September GA - Norine Kennedy and Shea Gopaul

2. Private sector - How do we reach the SDGs?

  • Setting the scene. Where are we? - Deloitte's Rumki Majumdar, Economist and Executive Manager, Deloitte Services LP
  • What are the key actions that need to be taken by stakeholders? - Matthias Thorns, IOE Deputy Secretary-General
  • The Future of Work and SDG8 - Akustina Morni, IOE Adviser, Skills and Gender Expert 

Aim of the meeting

The aim of the meeting is to facilitate discussion within the business community on the state of progress in achieving the SDGs,  how the private sector can contribute effectively and how to harness the opportunities which come with the Future of Work in this regard.

IOE Role in the meeting

Facilitator and moderator of the webinar.