Hundreds of countries and cities the world over have committed to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals by the year 2030, but have they made any progress?
The City of Helsinki and the United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) are teaming up to host an inspirational series of discussion forums that will highlight some of the goals and work that is being done to make these goals a reality.
In this first event in our series, Harvard Kennedy School Lecturer, Professor Martha Chen will shine a light on the role of informal work in our transforming economy.
A panel featuring Professor Chen, the Mayor of Helsinki Juhana Vartiainen, London School of Economics Emeritus Professor Jo Beall and Kalliola Community Coordinator Mohamed Ghonam discuss what is being done to secure sustainable economic growth and decent work for everyone.
Time: Tuesday 31 May 2022 at 15:30-17:00
Place: Helsinki City Hall event square (tapahtumatori), Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13 + live streaming at Helsinki-kanava
The series is open to everyone who is interested in sustainability. Coffee and tea are served for on-site participants. Please note that seating is limited. There is no registration for the event.
More information about the event here.
Read more about the topic of informal work here.
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