#SDGchampions #TakingActionOnline


Listen to some of the world’s top social media influencers at the forefront of harnessing online networks to build forward better, to support humanitarian aid & to promote action in the achievement of the 17 SDGs. 


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Welcome to the Summit

Gaëlle Mogli
Founder & CEO of ConnectAID, the International Solidarity Network, Former UN Spokesperson.

Official Launch of «Taking Action Online»

This dynamic new book maps out how influencers can use online networks to inform, inspire, and engage with others, to create a much better global community of action.

Adam Rogers
ConnectAID’s Board Member, Author on environmental sustainability, 25 years as Communication / Senior Policy Advisor & Global Coordinator at the United Nations.

Helen Clark
Former Prime Minister of New Zealand (1999–2008), former UNDP Administrator, Patron of The Helen Clark Foundation. Writer of the Foreword of Adam Roger’s book, Taking Action Online.

Sustainability reset : 

Communicating, post Covid-19

Covid 19 is not just a health crisis, it is also a communication crisis and an opportunity to build forward better.

Ulrika Modeer, ASG & Director of External Relations, UNDP

Boaz Paldi, Partnership Manager, UNDP

Felix Dodds, Author, activist, academic, futurist – co-author of Negotiating the SDGs

Richard Munang, Author, Africa Regional Climate Change Coordinator UNEP

Learn from SDG leaders how we can counter misinformation and influence others as an international collective leaving no one behind.

Melissa Sassi, Head of IBM Hyper Protect Accelerator, Founder of MentorNations

Daniel Naujoks, Interim Director, International Organizations and UN Studies Specialization at Columbia University

Helene Li, Co Founder GoImpact, General Manager Fintech Association of Hong Kong

Patrick Paul Walsh, Director of the Centre for Sustainable Development Studies at University College Dublin; Senior Adviser - UN SDSN.

Partnership for Goals

How the online collective can incubate change

Gaëlle Mogli, Founder of ConnectAID

Thomas Gloria, Director of the Sustainability Programme at Harvard 

Social Media Secrets: How to maximize your social power for common good

Anyone can become an advocate for Sustainable Development Goals. Learn social media tips from SDG champions to increase your audience and bring sustainable development at the forefront of world conversations.

Dr. Shruti Kapoor
Founder of Sayfty, Global Diversity, Inclusion Advisory Board at L’Oréal

Johannes Drooghaag, Founder of Spearhead Management -
Author in Cybersecurity & Social Media

Jennifer Williams, Co-founder @TakeActionEdu

Sally Eaves, CTO, leader in emergent technology

Antonio Vieira, Co-Founder of DT Lab

Debra Ruh, CEO & Founder of Ruh Global IMPACT, Talk Show Host - AXSChat

Find Your Cause

Meet with the Nonprofit Organizations partnering with ConnectAID & find out about their impact on the ground.

Elise Buckle, Founder of Climate and Sustainability

Jean Ayoub, Secretary General and Fanny Pauwelyn-Baert, Advisor to the SG / Coordinator Fundraising and Communications, the International Social Service

Mamta Borgoyary, Director of FXB India

Kent Page, Chief, Advocacy/Communication, Education Cannot Wait

Chandrika Bahadur, Director of SDG Academy SDSN

Jeffrey Cheah, Founder and chairman of the Sunway Group, Founding Trustee of the Jeffrey Cheah Foundation 



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