On September 25th we’ll mark the 3rd anniversary of the historic adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals by joining forces & challenging national & local governments, institutions & organizations of all kinds, influencers & citizens in every corner of the world to take action for the SDGs; to end poverty & inequalities, protect the planet & ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030.
Together, we’ll celebrate those who are making a real difference in their work, home and public life taking concrete actions; and to expand these actions to others; to ensure the SDGs deliver on their promise of a more just and sustainable world in which no one is left behind.
Everyone is invited to join, share, and inspire even more people to #act4SDGs!
THE SDG ACTION MAP
YOU own the SDGs. Your actions - both big and small can help.
Join the global day to #Act4SDGs and help to create a global map of concrete collective and individual SDG actions people can take, join, or replicate to #Act4SDGs around the globe.
Put your action on the map and inspire others to join to #act4SDGs in their work, home and public life.
PUT YOUR SDG ACTION ON THE MAP
REGISTER THE CONCRETE ACTIONS YOU WILL TAKE TO RAISE AWARENESS, ACCOUNTABILITY OR IMPACT FOR THE SDGS ON SEPTEMBER 25.
Registered organizations, groups and individual participants will be part of our Action Partners.
Selected actions will be featured at the Global Day studio at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on the opening day of the High-Level Debate of the 73nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 73) to showcase different ways key partners and individuals around the world are taking action.
Your actions may also qualify for a chance to win a UN SDG Action Award.
Here’s how YOU can join
The Global Day to #Act4SDGs seeks to create awareness and promote action on the SDGs among citizens and all sectors of society.
The global day of action will celebrate SDG actions being taken all around the world and mobilize greater engagement and support for these actions.
Whether it is shopping local, making sure your company uses energy efficiently, or voicing your support for equal pay for equal work, the power of a single individual action can spur a day of change.
Do it, and share it to get as many people as possible to take actions. Define your action, take a photo or a video and share your commitment with the world. Don’t forget! Pick three people you think should join - your best friend, your grandma, your local hero, or your music idol - Tag them & challenge them to #Act4SDGs.
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community action By organizing a workplace action, a campaign or a public event, on the Global Day to #Act4SDGs, you, or your organization can become an Action Partner and join the SDG Action Network, organizations from all around the world taking action on this day. Your actions will be put on the SDG Action map and given visibility as part of the global SDG action network. The most inspiring, innovative and impactful actions will be featured in the Live Studio in New York on the opening Day of the General Assembly.
a global movement
As a team, an action or an organizing partner, or an individual, you can join the #Act4SDGs movement online to spread the word and get others involved.
- Record your message to #act4sdgs - a photo or a short video telling the world what this action will be.
- And find the 3 people - your best friends, your colleagues, your grandma, your local hero, or your music idol - Tag them & challenge them to #Act4SDGs.