Private Sector decisive for SDGs but «Scale up»
«The private sector actively implements the UN SDGs 2030 but we have to scale up. If we continue like up today, we will not achieve the Goals». This was the key message given by John Denton, the new Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce at the SDG Business Forum organised in the context of the HLPF at the UN in New York on 17th July 2018.
ICC Switzerland participated in the official Swiss Delegation to the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2018. The HLPF annually analyses the status of implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 adopted three years ago. The technical and political discussions were complemented by numerous side events. This facilitated the interaction between business, NGOs and government representatives.