A MONTH OF SUSTAINABILITY-FOCUSED EVENTS, CONFERENCES & EXHIBITION
SDG Ambition Month 2021 is a call to action for companies to engage in sustainable actions for business resilience. This month-long virtual event organised by UN Global Compact Network Malaysia & Brunei offers a series of sustainability-focused conference, forum, workshops and exhibition catered to various industries such as Corporates, Micro, Small Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), and Academic institutions. The events that are presented to the public during the month includes the PRME Forum, SME SDG Festival, GO ESG ASEAN 2021 Summit and Sustainability & Renewable Energy Forum (SAREF 2.0)
It is essential for businesses to incorporate Sustainable Development Goals within their operations & strategies to meet the needs of our society. With this, the SDG Ambition Month 2021 will convene business owners, corporate leaders, and sustainability practitioners to raise awareness, network, exchange best practices and showcase innovative approaches in transitioning to a sustainable world.
/ THE EVENTS
Virtual Forum on Sustainability Education by Business Schools in Malaysia
Visit the respective event page for event details and to register.
/ FULLY VIRTUAL
The SDG Ambition Month events will be held virtually via a virtual event platform. Once you have registered as an attendee for the event, you will be able to access the event via your log-in credentials and experience the event via your web browser. The platform is mobile-friendly, however, the best way to experience the event will be through your desktops or laptops. Ensure you have a stable internet connection and the latest version of web browsers.
SDG Ambition Month Pre-Event Session
A pre-event session for the SDG Ambition Month was being held on 27th October 2021, in conjunction with Dubai World Expo 2020. Speakers include REDHA Malaysia, VERITAS Design Group, VERITAS Environment Sdn Bhd, Minconsult Sdn Bhd, Sime Darby Property, Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad and DBKL Planning. The productive discussion surrounded the theme - Resilient Malaysia: Delivering the Climate Agenda for Global Opportunities.
/ SDG AMBITION
Launched in January 2020 at Davos by UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, SDG Ambition aims to enable the world’s leading companies to set ambitious goals and targets in the areas that will have the greatest business impact on the SDGs, and integrate sustainable development into enterprise management processes and systems. This pairing of ambition and integration into business forms the foundational theory of change for the initiative.
To build a global movement, SDG Ambition aims to engage leaders across 1,000+ companies in 40+ countries over the next. two years, enabling the world’s leading companies to set more ambitious targets and advance the integration of the SDGs into core business systems and reporting.
Together, companies will raise their level of ambition to meet the needs of society and planet by fully integrating sustainability into their company, informed and inspired by the SDGs.