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 […]

Public Consultations: Belarus’ MY World Campaign

2014 has come to an end and we are glad to look back at the work we have been doing and share some results. The UN team in Belarus had a chance to seize the opportunity and combine two important processes into one: the MY World 2015 global survey and associated public consultations, which became […]

Lesotho’s MY World campaign launched by youth volunteers

MASERU–As the United Nations in Lesotho celebrated the 69th birthday of the UN with national and international partners last Friday, (October 24) it also formally introduced the Basotho people to MY World 2015, the United Nations Global Survey with the help of the United Nations Volunteers and volunteer-involving organizations like the Rise Up Youth Organization. “We […]

Launch of localized MY World Website in China

Blog by Evonne Tang, Youthink Center China On November 1st, MY World China’s newly improved website, www.myworld2015.cn, was unveiled during the World Youth Forum 2014 annual meeting, organized by MY World Partner, Youthink Center. The localized Chinese website was created in collaboration with Youthink, the UN Millennium Campaign and UNDP. MY World is a global survey for […]

La voz de Latinoamérica en el diseño de los objetivos de desarrollo sustentable

Por Juan Elias Chebly, Coordinator, World We Want 2015. Publicada originalmente en la Revista Humanum,  junio de 2014. Mientras las naciones del mundo se reúnen para debatir los nuevos objetivos de desarrollo sustentable, y la nueva agenda de desarrollo para los próximos 15 años, muchos se preguntan qué dice Latinoamérica en esta conversación global. La Organización […]

Vice President of Dominican Republic launches MY World with 50,000 vote commitment

SANTO DOMINGO 11 June 2014 The Vice President of the Dominican Republic, Dr. Margarita Cedeño de Fernández has launched an initiative to collect 50,000 votes for MY World. She called upon her citizens to join her in voting in what she considers is a transformative human development initiative for the country and the world. “Today […]

UN, Procter and Gamble hold MY World corporate launch event

BANGKOK, THAILAND– At Procter and Gamble’s big manufacturing plant in Bangkok, the United Nations in Thailand and P&G officially kicked off their MY World partnership in Thailand—engaging plant employees and inspiring their families and loved ones to take part in the UN global survey. More than 80 P&G employees were in attendance at the Thursday, […]