Live Facebook chat on how to combat social exclusion

Join our Facebook chat: What we can do to combat social exclusion?

Live Facebook chat on how to combat social exclusionMany people continue to face social exclusion and limited access to social, economic and political opportunities. Don’t miss the opportunity to find out what governments and citizens can do to combat social exclusion.

Join the team of authors behind the Report on the World Social Situation 2016 “Leaving no one behind: the imperative of inclusive development” in a Facebook chat on 6 July from 11 am to 12 pm EDT to discuss how we can combat social exclusion, what some of the main findings of their report are and any questions that you may have on this topic.

  • ­      Learn how we can all address the root causes of exclusion; including tackling discrimination
  •      Deepen your understanding of social inclusion and its different political, economic and cultural aspects
  •      Learn what types of policies and institutions can ensure that no one is left behind.

“The Sustainable Development Goals recognize development will only be sustainable if it is inclusive,” Wu Hongbo, UN DESA’s Under-Secretary-General, says in the Report. “Pursuing development grounded in social justice will be fundamental to achieving a socially, economically and environmentally sustainable future for everyone.”

To share comments and questions via Twitter, use the hashtag #EndExclusion. For more information and to access the Report on the World Social Situation 2016:

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