Past Events


The 47th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum took place in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland on 17-20 January, 2017. The theme of the meeting “Responsive and Responsible Leadership” called on leaders to renew systems that have supported international cooperation in the past. The SDGLive space, a collaboration between the UN Foundation and United Nations, featured high-level participants from the Forum.

Queen Mathilde of Beligium (SDG Advocate) on the Sustainable Development Goals

Stephen O'Brien (OCHA) and Elaine Weidman-Grunewald (Ericsson) on Using Technology to Engage Communities During Humanitarian Emergencies

Irina Bokova (UNESCO) on Education as Driver for Progress

Patricia Espinosa (UNFCCC) and Erik Solheim (UNEP) on Combating Climate Change and Conserving the Environment

Ertharin Cousin (WFP) and Sam Kass (food policy expert) on Healthy Not Hungry