What is the UN Global Citizen Initiative?
” You see the war , but you can’t stop it ”
” You feel the hunger , but you can’t eradicate it “
“You know the sufferings , yet you can’t heal it “
The world is suffering , so are we !! All we see around ourselves are endless miseries .
At some point of our lives all we wanted was a chance, chance to change the world. We might not had chance then, but we have a hope today .
And the hope is United Nations Global Citizen Initiative.
UN is an organization formed after world war II , including 193 countries as it members , responsible for promoting global harmony and peace .
Global Citizen is an initiative started by UN to ensure each one of us get to play our due part in making a world a beautiful place to live.
About UN Global Citizen Initiative
Here are some of the common questions answered about UN Global Citizen Initiative.
How we can do this?
1.WHO IS A GLOBAL CITIZEN? WHY YOU SHOULD BE THE ONE?
” Global citizen is someone who can look above his race, religion, nationality, status, language, and contribute in making our planet beautiful ”
War, poverty, hunger, discrimination, inequality, violation of human rights, scarcity of water, global warming and what not, this is the true face of globe we live in.
Remember , the picture of Aylan Kurdi, the toddler washed up on a turkish beach , whose family was just trying to escape the Syrian war. It was the picture that shook the world , deeply pained every human.
Its time now we all have to take a stand against all these atrocities. DON’T BE A BYSTANDER, we are not generation of bystanders, be a global citizen so that no other child suffer same fate as Aylan.
2. UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL GOALS , 2030.
The 2030 agenda for sustainable development are
” To end poverty and hunger ; To give all girls and boys access to quality education ; To ensure human rights for all and gender equality and empowerment of all women and girls ; ensuring peace and world free of war ; combat climate change .
Overall , there are 17 goals and 169 targets to be achieved by the year 2030.
3. HOW WE CAN CONTRIBUTE?
” We can be first generation to end extreme poverty , the most determined to end injustice and inequality, and last generation to be threatened by climate change ” – Global citizen
4. IMPACT WE WILL MAKE.
By being aware of all global issues, we can ensure that the governments, businesses, and world leaders do not get away from their responsibilities. The UN Global Citizen Initiative helps here.
5. YOU’ll BE REWARDED .
What goes around, comes around . Apart from satisfaction of doing something for society , here you will earn points for every contribution you will make and will be given a chance to redeem them for concert tickets and other offers . 😀
NOW DON’T HOLD BACK 🙂
THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR YOU 😀 Join onto the UN Global Citizen Initiative now.
JOIN THE MOVEMENT TODAY AT http://www.globalgoals.org/now !