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Global Health: Access to Surgery - UN SDG Media Zone, Davos, Switzerland (21-23 January 2020)
23 Jan 2020 -  Rali Mampeule, Founder of the Rali and Makentse Mampeule Foundation and founding donor to the Global Surgery Foundation; Dr. Geoff Ibbotson, Executive Director and Founder of the Global Surgery Foundation; Lina Roa, Paul Farmer Research Fellow in Global Surgery at the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a resident in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of Alberta.
SDG Media Zone @ Equality Lounge®
The UN SDG Media Zone convenes Government leaders, CEOs, UN heads, activists, influencers and entrepreneurs for short panel discussions on topics related to the Sustainable Development Goals.
To mark its 20th anniversary, the UN Global Compact in partnership with the UN Department of Global Communications, is bringing the SDG Media Zone to Davos for the first time during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. Topics discussed include principled business, climate action, gender equality, sustainable finance, global health, employee purpose and many more issues directly related to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which was unanimously agreed by 193 UN member states in September 2015.