Walk the Talk: Learn and Act on UN Sustainability Goals Wednesday, 23 September 2020 from 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Retreating glaciers, prolonged droughts, extreme weather events—the effects of global warming are alarming in growing frequency and intensity. The global recovery from COVID-19 and the resulting economic crisis, has arrived at a crucial time in the global fight against climate change. While this pandemic has the potential to shift our priorities away from sustainability, it does not have be so. Momentum around carbon control, environmental protection, and responsible use of resources can be held. The UN outlined 17 Sustainable Development Goals to guide people across all nations in creating a more sustainable future. Discover a very tangible, action-oriented approach to advancing these goals in six categories: Water, Energy, Travel, Waste, Health & Wellbeing, and Social Responsibility.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand the importance of corporate real estate’s role in sustainability and UN Sustainable Development Goals and how to act upon them in tangible ways.

  • Identify six key areas in which your business can help advance UN sustainability goals.

  • Be able to open important conversations about sustainability in your company.

Speakers

Portrait photo of Mary-Louise Gray, MCR Mary-Louise Gray, MCR
Regional Director, RE&F Microsoft, EMEA, Microsoft Limited
Speaker
Portrait photo of Petra Melander Petra Melander
EMEA Account Director, Sodexo
Speaker

Topics

Achieving Results, Corporate Real Estate, Sustainability