Citizens Around the Globe to Celebrate International Volunteer Day by Rallying to Support the Sustainable Development Goals on 5 December

On Saturday, 5 December 2015, people around the globe will celebrate International Volunteer Day by rallying to support the world’s new Sustainable Development Goals, through initiatives ranging from a massive group hug in Brazil to an online selfie campaign. The Sustainable Development Goals, which were adopted by the General Assembly in September, aim to end […]

New video: We the Peoples’- Journey from the MDGs to MY World to the SDGs

We reflect with pride on how much has been achieved; the call for action on the Millennium Development Goals has resonated across the globe, and peoples from all corners of the world have participated in consultations on the future development agenda, as well as in the unprecedented MY World survey, which gathered over 8.5 million […]

Virtual Reality Films Screened at Athletics for a Better World

By Di Cao – Global Youth Advocate at the UN Millennium Campaign (L-R) Olympic Champions and IAAF Ambassadors, Joanna Hayers and Dwight Phillips, IAAF President Lamine Diack, UNDP Country Director Agi Veres & UNDP Head of Policy and Partnerships Hannah Ryder. UNDP and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) co-hosted a celebration of the social […]

Clouds Over Sidra Screened at World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of New Champions

From September 10th-12th, the Millennium Campaign had the pleasure to present a Virtual Reality screening of the film, Clouds Over Sidra at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2015 in Dalian, China. Clouds Over Sidra,which was created to support the United Nations Secretary-General’s MDG Advocacy Group’s call for partnerships to build resilience in […]

Congrats to the Peoples’ Voices Challenge winners!

Over 8.5 million people have shared their perspectives on the new agenda on MY World. This would not be possible without the hundreds of partners who enabled the UN to listen to millions of people’s voices, including those of many who don’t often get any say in global debates. A bold new global agenda to end […]

MY World Volunteers reach more than 4,800 people through UNV’s Online Service

By Karol Alejandra Arámbula Carrillo, Global Youth Advocate for MY World 2015 In the summer of 2014, The Red Elephant Foundation supported our request to start a call for volunteers to join our efforts in the implementation of the United Nations Global Survey for a Better World MY World 2015. Over a year later, results show […]

Youth Voices take the stage during Youth Assembly

The Youth Assembly at the United Nations was held two weeks ago & the UN Millennium Campaign had the privilege of being there to hold a data playground and speak to the youth. The Youth Assembly is a unique platform hosted by the Friendship Ambassadors created to foster dialogue and generate partnerships between exceptional youth, […]

RMF Remains Active in Their Fight Against Human Trafficking

The Ricky Martin Foundation educates about the existence of human trafficking through research and community initiatives, anchored in the defense of children and youth rights. We perform research on human trafficking in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean to educate and sensitize the public with the hope of preventing more people from falling victim to this […]