New York, NY – August 27, 2016 For Immediate Release
“The 17” Campaign
Social innovator Amir Dossal agrees to participate in “The 17” global media campaign to support the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations for his work as founder and chairman of the Global Partnerships Forum, an international platform to address economic and social challenges, through innovative partnerships. The campaign, created by Geometry Global in partnership with HealRWorld, Sustainable Brands and the PVBLIC Foundation, is designed to support the inaugural launch of SustainRWorld Day.
I AM SEVENTEEN: PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS
“Global Partnership Forum is a not-for-profit knowledge platform to provide change-makers with tools to build innovative partnerships to address economic and social challenges. I am co-founder of the Pearl Initiative, and Ocean Sanctuary Alliance. I’m also a Commissioner of the Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development.”
– Amir Dossal
About SustainRWorld Day and “The 17” Campaign
The inaugural SustainRWorld Day (set to launch September 8th at the United Nations) was founded by HealRWorld LLC in partnership with Sustainable Brands, Geometry Global, and the PVBLIC Foundation to rally the private sector to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by inspiring a movement to mark this annual event and celebrate measurable progress each year.
All around the world, celebrities, entrepreneurs, business leaders and humanitarians are recognizing the need for change. “The 17” Campaign features the familiar faces behind your favorite brands, companies, movies and TV Shows. These individuals are dedicated to such issues as ending poverty, promoting equality, fostering innovation and support of many of the other seventeen Sustainable Development Goals.