How responsible investors should respond to the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis?

The COVID-19 pandemic – and the global response to it – is a serious threat not only to global health, but to our communities, our economies and our investments. the investors can and should act now to help reduce harmful impacts including: the direct effect on public health, the severity of the associated economic slowdown, the deepening of inequality in societies and the resulting impacts of all of the above on mental health.
United Nations 75th anniversary in 2020, the biggest- ever global conversation on the role of global cooperation in building the future we want.

Tackling issues such as the climate crisis, inequality, new patterns of violence and the major changes we are seeing in population and technology in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals - our shared vision for the future - will require cooperation across borders, sectors and generations.
SDS Int'l Group as IRAN Regional Action Center of Global Understanding (UNESCO Chair Program) will support Zahra Nemati OLY to partake at Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games – Ready Steady Tokyo, Test Events

As in May 2018, president of Global Understanding (GU) Regional Action Center in Iran, by acclamation, designated Zahra Nemati OLY as the first Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Ambassador, now, IRAN Regional Action Center of Global Understanding (UNESCO Chair Program) is supporting Zahra Nemati OLY as its UNSDGs Ambassador in The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games – Ready Steady Tokyo, Test Events.
OIEC Social Investment approach in oil & gas industry, has been approved by the Global Understanding for Sustainability (UNESCO Chair Program) IRAN Regional Action Center.

Oil Industries Engineering & Construction Group (OIEC Group) has a diverse portfolio of high-quality assets, projects and resources across our Upstream, Downstream in the country. The technical expertise and integrated business model provide OIEC with a competitive advantage.
Financing for Sustainable Development Report 2019

The 2019 Financing for Sustainable Development Report (FSDR) of the Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development warns that mobilizing sufficient financing remains a major challenge in implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Despite signs of progress, investments that are critical to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) remain underfunded and parts of the multilateral system are under strain
Zahra Nemati -Iranian Olympic / Paralympic Games Champion in Archery- is designated as SDGs Enlighter and Ambassador of Global Understanding

Nemati is the first Iranian athlete, the first Asian woman and 13rd athlete in the history of Sport who has gained 2 simultaneous Olympic and Paralympic quotas. She is the first disabled Muslim woman who carried the Flag for Team Iran in Olympic Games.
Meeting of UNESCO Chairs on Human Rights, Urban Inclusion and Migration, 21-22 June 2017, UNESCO Headquarters

The 2030 Agenda’s firm entrenchment in human rights and its vision of “leaving no one behind”, makes it imperative for UNESCO – from the perspective of all its fields of competence to carefully assess its role and position itself strategically within the framework of common efforts of the UN system. Within this context, the review of UNESCO’s Human Rights Strategy and its Integrated Strategy to Combat Racism, Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance, both adopted in 2003, appears as particularly timely.
UNESCO Chair on Global Understanding for Sustainability

UNESCO honours geography with a Chair on Global Understanding for Sustainability. It will part of worldwide network of over 700 UNESCO chairs to support the teaching and research goals of the world cultural organization
About UNITWIN/UNESCO Chairs Programme

Launched in 1992, the UNITWIN/UNESCO Chairs Programme, which involves over 700 institutions in 116 countries, promotes international inter-university cooperation and networking to enhance institutional capacities through knowledge sharing and collaborative work.
Working, Housing: Urbanizing

The IYGU Open Access Springer books, Working, Housing: Urbanizing