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A partnership from Samsung and UNDP to magnify the voices, stories and ingenuity of young leaders helping achieve the Global Goals

Why we’re rallying a generation.

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals – the Global Goals – are an urgent call for action around the world to protect vulnerable populations and the planet by 2030. This effort needs the determination and vision of young people. It needs their spirit of innovation and their ability to break down barriers. It needs their sense of urgency.

With less than 10 years to achieve the Global Goals, we have to act.

Established by the United Nations in 2015, the Global Goals address pressing global challenges, including poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, and peace and justice. The goals provide a framework for world leaders to set the global agenda and create a better world by 2030.

What is Generation17?

Together, Samsung and UNDP will elevate the voices and enable the success of young leaders around the world through mentorship, Galaxy technology and networking to mobilize their generation to act towards achieving the Global Goals.





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