This week and next, major events are underway in New York around the UN General Assembly (September 12-25): Climate Week NYC (September 18-24) and Global Goals Week (September 16-23).

BSR staff will participate in these events associated with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as we work with the private sector and other partners to build inclusive prosperity and climate resilience, leadership, and action.

The following members of our team will be on the ground in New York City—follow them on Twitter for their take on what’s happening:

We will update this post throughout the week with new information about BSR’s participation, so check back for the latest.

What We’re Hosting

  • September 18: BSR is a partner of Business Fights Poverty: Rethinking Collaboration for the SDGsGitman will speak and Enright will attend.
  • September 19: BSR will host the Responsible Retail Symposium, a one-day event that will offer participants a perspective on the current state and future ambitions of sustainable business practices in the U.S. retail industry. Cramer, Niemtzow, Winterberg, Mariñez, and other members of BSR’s consumer sectors team will attend.

What We're Attending