FFL Online Meetup: UN75 and Cities We Want
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About the event
On 30 April at 13:30 GMT the next Friends for Leadership Online Meetup will be held on the topic «UN75 and the Cities We Want: Ensuring a New Decade of Actions for Sustainable Cities and Communities». Our special guests for the next event are UN Under-Secretary-General and Special Advisor on UN75 and Digital Cooperation Fabrizio Hochschild together with the UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of the UN-Habitat Maiminah Mohd Sharif. The event will be broadcasted on YouTube and also on Facebook and Instagram accounts of Friends for Leadership in English, and the outcome video will be available on the Roscongress YouTube channel, as well as on TV BRICS.
This discussion was preceded by our online events on 23 and 24 April April, which were devoted to the Global Governance in the Digital Age with our special guest Fabrizio Hochschild) and «Young People’s Role in Driving Digital Trends during Uncertain Times» organized by Office of the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Office of the UN Under-Secretary-General and Special Advisor on UN75 and Digital Cooperation and the UN Major Group for Children and Youth.
Next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs from different sectors and areas of expertise together with our special guest discussed the future of global governance after the pandemic and provided their answers on how the international community could work together to optimize the use of digital technologies and mitigate the risks, specifically by building an inclusive digital economy and society, promoting digital trust, security and stability, and foster global digital cooperation. The outcomes of the discussion were presented on the main UN virtual event on 24 April by Friends for Leadership representative Roman Chukov.