Stine Kirstein Junge from UNDP's Nordic Representation Office is the Head of SDG Accelerator. She recently joined Kasper Larsen from the printing company KLS Pureprint and Katherine Richardson, professor and Head of Sustainability Science Centre at University of Copenhagen in the Danish radio programme P1 Orientering (July 4th, 2018). Stine talks about the Sustainable Development Goals put in a business perspective, the SDG Accelerator, and includes several concrete examples from the visionary…
8. juli 2018
The SDG Accelerator Innovation Lab is part of the Innovation Journey. We organized a two-day lab as part of the ideation phase, where the 15 participating companies conceptualized their ideas into solutions based on global expertise from UNDP, Business Call to Action, UN Global Compact and other subject experts. Prior to the Innovation Lab, the 15 companies had been through a process of identifying 1-2 ideas (a new product, service, business model, approach etc.), which are likely to have…
14. maj 2018
In 2015, all UN member states agreed on the SDGs, which formulate the planet's greatest environmental and social challenges and needs. More and more companies are increasingly seeing these goals as a lever for innovation, growth and increased competitiveness. But why is the private sector relevant for UNDP's work on the SDGs? And why do we think that Danish companies can play a decisive role in creating sustainable development for all world countries?
20. april 2018
On March 20, 2018, the UNDP’s Nordic Representation Office and The Danish Industry Foundation hosted a VIP event for the 15 participating companies in the newly launched SDG Accelerator programme, celebrating the innovative, brave and visionary business leaders who will work strategically with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
21. marts 2018
As a kickstart for the new SDG Accelerator programme, UNDP and The Danish Industry Foundation invite all companies in the programme to a VIP event where we will inspire and celebrate the innovative and visionary business leaders who want to work strategically with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through SDG Accelerator.
19. marts 2018