May 23, 2020
Online SDG Youth Action Forum was designed to help young leaders with skills and competencies to effectively lead actions and initiatives for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is a global agenda of 17 goals, 169 targets, and 232 indicators that aim to end poverty, promote economic growth, preserve the environment, uphold peace and justice, and establish partnerships by the year 2030. The associate partner for the event was Gyapu Marketplace, an ecommerce marketplace run by Nepalese Entrepreneurs to support ecommerce services at its best. It is one of leading ecommerce platforms active and serving restlessly to the entire Nepalese community during the Covid-19 lockdown period.
The event fulfilled following goals:
1. Introduce the SDGs to targeted young participants.
2. Solidifying commitment among the participants to act for the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
3. Showcase current commitment of young leaders to act for the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
4. Develop respective effective,impactful,and sustainable action plans to act and contribute for the Sustainable Development Goals.