UN Staff Day at UNIC Pretoria

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On the 25th October 2016, the UNIC Pretoria team celebrated UN Staff Day by engaging in discussions on the SDGs.

The purpose of the discussion was to unpack the SDGs by gaining a deeper understanding and importance of the SDGs and the relevance in each staff member’s life.

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Each team member, over lunch, identified at least one SDG that was most significant to them and spoke briefly about how the SDG relates to their lived experiences and realities.

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At the end of the discussion it was very clear that the implementation of the SDGs is critical given the various backgrounds we all come from and also taking into consideration the current social, political and economic contexts in South Africa, Africa and globally.
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