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2024 UN High Level Political Forum Virtual Side Event

July 11 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT


11 July (Seventh Month) 2024


Quaker Earthcare Witness

United Nations Working Group 

2024 UN High Level Political Forum 

Virtual Side Event 1:30 – 3:00 PM (EDT) 

In recognition of the United Nations International Decade for People of African Descent (2015 – 2024) and the International Decade for Action on Water for Sustainable Development (2018-2028), the Quaker Earthcare Witness (QEW), United Nations Working Group will convene a virtual side event during the 2024 UN High-level Political Forum.

The side event will include a keynote presentation by Dwight L. Wilsonhttps://dwightlwilson.com/, and participant discussion on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, with special attention given to Sustainable Development Goal 16: Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.  We will:

  • Review Goal 16 and other goals under consideration during the High Level Political forum;
  • Review actions during the decade for people of African descent; and
  • Make recommendations to achieve the shared goals of “peace, dignity and equality on a healthy planet.”

When: Thursday, 11 July 2024

Where: Online (Registration information coming soon)

Time: 1:30 – 3:00 PM (EDT)

Contact: Beverly G. Ward, fsearthcare@seymquakers.org


July 11
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT