WATERLOO, ONTARIO, CANADA - When the world set out in 2015 to address the greatest societal challenges facing us through the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 193 member states, including Canada, made the commitment to this ambitious and optimistic vision of the future.
Remarks - #GenerationSDG Opening Ceremony
Remarks on the opening of the Generation SDG Summit, a multi-disciplinary, multi-sectoral and multi-generational group of people working on the SDGs in Canada.
Terrylynn Brant, a Seed Keeper from Six Nations of the Grand River
Performance by the Shatitsirotha Singers, staff and students of the Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre
Feridun Hamdullahpur, President & Vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo
Neil Turok, Director of Perimeter Insitute
Mayor of the City of Waterloo Dave Jaworksy
John Ferri, Vice President, Current Affairs and Documentaries, TVO