SDG Advocates

Op-Ed The time is now to realise Mandela’s vision – and SDG’s provide the plan

On 2 December, together in South Africa for the Global Citizen Mandela 100 Festival commemorating 100 years since Nelson Mandela's birth, SDG Advocate Co-Chairs Prime Minister Solberg and President Akufo-Addo co-authored an op-ed for South African newspapers to highlight the connection between Mandela's legacy and the SDGs. The op-ed was also published in other outlets around the continent, including in Egypt and Ethiopia, among others.

2019-02-13T13:47:03-04:0004 Dec 2018|SDG Advocates|

Forest Whitaker and Prime Minister Solberg speak at the Global Citizen Festival

On 29 September 2018, SDG Advocate Forest Whitakerspoke on stage at the Global Citizen Festival: Be The Generation in New York. He joined other celebrities and leaders in donating their time to advocate for action on the SDGs, making a specific statement on the importance of education as a tool to change the world.

2018-12-04T15:37:22-04:0029 Sep 2018|SDG Advocates|