Collective Impact: Highlights from 2016 IMPACT 2030 Global Summit

One hundredand fifty delegates from around the globe, most representing companies,attended the IMPACT2030, a three-day conference held September 14-16 at the UnitedNations Headquarters in New York City. Volunteer Canada’s Director of Corporate Citizenship, Elizabeth Dove, attended and shared these highlights: The opening plenary included an impressive and diverse roster of high-level speakers that set the tone for the excitement and potential that followed, including: David Nabarro, Special Advisor to Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, on the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals – also becoming known as “The Global Goals”) Ambassador Marc-Andre Blanchard, Permanent Representative of Canada to the UN Leadership from IBM, UPS; […]

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