6 Young Women Leading SDG Action

There were more than 140 countries represented in the UN SDG Global Festival of Action and 60% of the participants were female! Meet six young women that are leading the festival, their future and the future of their communities.

Read more

Read the newsletter

The biggest #SDGGlobaFest ever! Festival-goers commit to concrete action for the SDGs

Looking beyond the promises of Agenda 2030, the third edition of the SDG Global Festival​ of Action ​saw more than 1,700 participants from over 150 countries come together to make the impossible possible and create a step-change in behaviour to catalyse collective action around the Goals. THANK YOU for participating in the SDG Global Festival of Action!

Read more

Read the newsletter

Meet the 8 Winners of the UN SDG Action Awards 2019

Hosted by the UN SDG Action Campaign, the UN SDG Action Awards celebrate individuals, civil society organizations, local governments and changemakers who are taking action to advance the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across a range of categories.

Read more

How can we, together, #Act4SDGs? 10 Key Messages from the #SDGglobalFest Opening Plenary

For the third year in a row, campaigners and advocates for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) gather at the SDG Global Festival of Action in Bonn to celebrate and showcase action for the SDGs.

Read the medium article by the #SDG storyteller Amy Au

Sustainable Development Goals engagement reaches new heights at largest ever Global Festival of Action

Activists, development experts, changemakers and creatives come together in Bonn, Germany, to catalyze action on the SDGs, test and accelerate new ideas, while deepening the coalition for SDG Action. Together at the SDG Global Festival of Action to level up the SDG movement.

Read more

The SDG Global Festival of action is almost here!

We want to make sure that your experience will be completely amazing! From early registration and dress-code for the Awards Ceremony and SDG Parade to a reminder of bringing cash, photo ID and European adapters – Find all the information for your final preparation and get ready to leave the SDG experience.

Read more

Only one week until the SDG Global Festival of Action!

Our speaker line-up keeps growing, 30+ talks programmed at the SDG Studio, drummers, dancers, singers and performances are ready, and the Official Film Selection has been revealed! Planning to attend? Registration closes today 25 April at midnight CET.

Read more

Watch live: actions and inspiration will take over the SDG Studio!

We are proud to present the programme for the SDG Studio of this year’s SDG Global Festival of Action!

The SDG Studio is a live stage where dynamic discussions, cross-generational dialogues, webcast interviews and inspiring talks showcasing change-making initiatives and revolutionary solutions to key global challenges will be taking place.

Read more

First 2019 SDG Global Festival of Action Speakers Announced!

Only three weeks before the opening of the SDG Global Festival of Action we are proud to announce the first Speaker Line-Up. This year’s SDG Global Festival of Action speakers will inspire and challenge us!

Read more

Unveiling the 21 Finalists of the 2019 UN SDG Action Awards!

The UN SDG Action Awards recognize individuals, civil society organizations, subnational governments, foundations, networks, and private sector leaders who are advancing the global movement for the Sustainable Development Goals in the most transformative, impactful and innovative way.

Read more