Ensure Environmental Sustainability

MDG 1 - Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hunger
MDG 2 - Achieve Universal Primary Education
MDG 3 - Promote Gender Equality and Empower Women
MDG 4 - Reduce Child Mortality
MDG 5 - Improve Maternal Health
MDG 6 - Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other Diseases
MDG 7 - Ensure Environmental Sustainability
MDG 8 - Global Partnership for Development

MDG 7 Events

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm ET – MDG 7 & Biodiversity in Africa

MDG 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability
Who: Kate Berrisford, Green Africa Directory
Where: Twitter
Description: This Twitter Chat will explore the achievements in Africa towards meeting MDG 7B, discussing which organizations are involved in biodiversity conservation in Africa, and how new media and technology can help achieve progress on the MDGs and be incorporated into plans to implement the SDGs. Learn more

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET – Climate Change

MDG 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability
Who: The Climate Group
Where: Twitter (@ClimateGroup)
Description: A Twitter chat on the new low carbon economy, and how businesses and sub-national governments are leading the way.

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET – #Climate: Always Urgent, Now Personal

MDG 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability
Who: Zaw Thet, Palindrome Advisors
Where: Twitter Chat, @zawthet
Description: As we mark #MDGMomentum, join Zaw Thet for a Twitter Chat focusing on the importance of technology and social media to tackle climate change. Follow the hashtag #MDGmomentum to join the conversation and see how you can play a part to ensure environmental sustainability.

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET – Water and Sanitation

MDG 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability
Who: Water Aid America
Where: Twitter (@WaterAidAmerica)
Description: A Twitter chat on the intersection of water scarcity and poverty.

3:00 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET – Sanitation: Breaking the Silence

MDG 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability
Who: United Nations Foundation
Where: Twitter (@unfoundation)
Description: Join UN experts, global health champions, and organizations around the world for a 30-minute twitter rally focused around the importance of sanitation and the work being done to break the silence. For 30 minutes we will tweet out stories of individuals and organizations around the world who are working to advance sanitations around the globe. Join in using the Hashtag #MDGmomentum and #MDG7 to share a story

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm ET – Building a Better Tomorrow: The Fight to Ensure Environmental Sustainability

MDG 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability
Who: Climasphere
Where: Google+ Hangout
Description: Hear from experts at the UN and other organizations on the progress that has been made to ensure environmental sustainability (MDG 7). Listen as experts share their success stories, recognize challenges, and inspire further action in the next 500 days and beyond.

See the full schedule of events here.

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