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21. October 2020

Live-Stream: «The UN development goals 2030 and our contribution»

This digital talk took place on October 21st, 2020. Under this link you can watch the talk any time afterwards.



The Sustainable Development Goals SDG were adopted in 2015, are to be achieved by 2030 and are valid for all countries.


According to SDG 12, Liechtenstein and Switzerland must make their consumption more sustainable in order to reduce their ecological footprint. How can this goal be met? What can the government do, what must we as individuals contribute? 

80 million people are fleeing war and conflict. What can Liechtenstein and Switzerland do to support other countries for more peace, functioning institutions, security and democracy in accordance with SDG 16 and 17?


The following persons spoke about it:

Prof. Peter Messerli, Director Wyss Academy for Nature, Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern and Co-Leader of the UN Expert Group for the last UN Report on Global Sustainable Development (i.e. the last interim report on the UN Agenda for Sustainable Development, in short Agenda 2030).

Panagiotis Potolidis-Beck, Head of the Department for Economy and Development at the Office for Foreign Affairs (AAA) of the Principality of Liechtenstein.

Bernd Steimann (moderator), Head of Development Policy, Helvetas.


The event was held in German.

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