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SERVING SOCIETY WITH SPACE DATA–SDG 8: DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH (SWF/Space Enabled), Aug 19, 2020, virtual, 10:00-11:30 am ET

The Secure World Foundation (SWF) and Space Enabled will hold the next in their series of webinars about the role of space activities in supporting the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on August 19, from 10:00-11:30 am ET.  This event focused on SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth.

More information is on the event’s website.

The series is described as follows:

About the Series

Co-hosted by the Space Enabled research group and the Secure World Foundation, this virtual series aims to engage a multi-sector audience in discussions on how space technologies and geospatial applications contribute to better outcomes in critical fields around the world, such as energy, food security, poverty, and governance. Held twice a month, the events will bring together stakeholders working in companies, nonprofits, academia, and government to highlight initiatives taken to progress toward the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) using a truly transformative multi-stakeholder approach. The series will highlight real-world case studies as well as opportunities and challenges for expanding the use of satellite data in efforts to achieve the SDGs.

Details

Date:
August 19
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 pm