How we can achieve the SDGs? The way to sustainability

With the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015, all 193 UN member states committed to implement the 17 Sustainable Development Goals by the year 2030. In a panel discussion chances, challenges and different approaches on how to implement the SDGs will be discussed.

When: June 1st, 2017, 10:00 - 12:15

Where: Haus der EU, Wipplingerstraße 35, 1010 Wien


10.00 - 10.10 a.m. Welcome

Georg Pfeifer, Head of Public Relations, Information Office of the European Parliament in Austria

10.10 - 10.30 Keynote Speach

Ingeborg Niestroy (IISD)

10.30 - 11.10 Short inputs

  • Anna Kárnikova - Department head for Sustainable Development of the Czech Government, General Secretary of the Government Council for Sustainable Development
  • Jussi Kanner - Advocacy Coordinator of KEHYS (Finnish NGDO Platform to the EU)
  • Peter Launsky (tbc) - Director General – Development; Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs

11.10 - 12.10 Panel discussion and Q&A

Snacks and Refreshments

The event will be in english (without translation)

Please register here

The event organised by the EU-Umweltbüro, AG Globale Verantwortung and the ÖKOBÜRO is a contribution to the European Sustainable Development Week 2017.

With support from Austrian Develoment Agency and BMLFUW