September 23, 2018
New York, NY
Held annually during the United Nations General Assembly week, the Summit united a lively community of global citizens and progressive thought leaders around a dynamic exploration of the world we want to live in by 2030. As well as ticketed attendance, the event was livestreamed and shared on social media, helping us reach a huge global audience with trending moments throughout the day. Read highlights from the 2018 program here.
Social Good Summit meetups took place across the globe. View the global #2030Now conversation:
The #SocialGood Summit is live in New York and #2030Now has spread the conversation around the world!
Follow this thread throughout the day to see how different communities are coming together to create a better world. pic.twitter.com/3U2z7SJp6V
— UN Foundation (@unfoundation) September 23, 2018
Notable speakers for this year included:
Lilly Singh and Jayathma Wickramanayake on the power of youthView here
Jacinda Ardern opens the Social Good SummitView here
Nyle DiMarco on the power of languageView here
Introducing the Chef's ManifestoView here
Padma Lakshmi, Ingrid Silva, and Achim Steiner on leaving no one behindView here
Uzo Aduba on her work with Heifer InternationalView here
Mari Copeny on the importance of clean waterView here
Sonita Alizadeh on fighting child marriage and gender-based violenceView here