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Spirituality and Sustainability Conference in Rome and Assisi

In Sustainable Development by SGI OUNA

The Rome-Assisi Conference on Spirituality & Sustainability was held from 24 May through 1 June. The programs included the lecture and dialogue with Cardinal Peter Turkson, discussions on the Earth Charter as a key contribution to global ethics, Sustainable Development Goals, and wisdom traditions of world religions and indigenous spiritualities. The SGI co-sponsored the conference and provided the exhibition panels …

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Asia Pacific Faith-based Coalition for Sustainable Development Launched at UN Forum

In Sustainable Development by SGI OUNA

On 28 March 2018, World Vision International, ACT Alliance, Islamic Relief Worldwide, SGI and Arigatou International co-organized the official launch of the Asia Pacific Faith-based Coalition for Sustainable Development (APFC) at the Fifth Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development held in Bangkok. APFC aims to bring together faith communities and amplify the unique roles they can play in achieving the …

HLPF Side Event on Measuring the Impact of Non-formal Education Tools

In Sustainable Development by SGI OUNA

The High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development, convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council was held between 10-17 July 2017. National voluntary reviews were presented to the HLPF by 43 countries on six of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) being reviewed. As a contribution to the discussions, on 12 July,  SGI co-organized a side event titled “Can …