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Innovation as Key to Leaving No One Behind
7 June, 2016 at 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM EDT
(New York, USA) UN Funds and Programmes and Global Pulse in cooperation with the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth and the Mission of Denmark to the United Nations are pleased to organize an event on how innovation is key to delivering on the 2030 agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals. The event will showcase how innovation is key to leaving no one behind by helping to identify and meet community needs, enhance service delivery and quality of service and realise human rights. The event will also consider how innovation can provide financial solutions and better access to data and provide new possibilities for communities. Finally, the event will shed light on how partnerships with other actors, including private sector actors, provide a means for tapping into new technologies, sources of data and financing solutions.
The event will take place on Tuesday, 7 June 2016, between 13:15 and 14:45 at the UN Headquarters and is opened to anyone interested in discussing and finding out more about the field of innovation within and outside the UN System.
UN Global Pulse is happy to present in the event as one of the panelists together with colleagues from UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA, and WFP. More information and registraton details at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/innovation-as-key-to-leaving-no-one-behind-tickets-25672286500?aff=ebapi
Read full invitation and programme at: http://fnnewyork.um.dk/en/news/news-archive/newsdisplaypage/?newsID=2DE45E4E-776B-4918-83BD-DD9B43CAB88E