The Federal Government of Germany and the United Nations Development Programme sign a Statement of Intent which signals the establishment of the Global Campaign Center of the UN SDG Action Campaign in Bonn.
State Secretary Friedrich Kitschelt and the United Nations Assistant Secretary General, United Nations Development Programme Assistant Administrator and Director for Policy and Programme Support, Magdy Martínez-Solimán signed a Statement of Intent today to undertake global activities and open a Global SDG Action Campaign Center in Bonn, supported by the German Government. “The signature of this Statement of Intent and the establishment of the Global Campaign Center sends a strong signal about Germany’s commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals”, stated Mr. Martínez-Solimán. “The Center will be central to the UN’s strategy of providing cutting-edge advocacy support, big data expertise and analytics to Member States and partners across the globe, 24/7 from Bonn. UNDP is proud to be the principal UN entity backing the Campaign”, he further added.