Today, Co-chair Heinz Fischer and CEO Monika Froehler featured at the “Meet SDGs” High-End Forum No. 7 taken place at the School of Public Policy and Management (SPPM) at Tsinghua University.
As the 11th Federal President of Austria and the President of the Austrian-Chinese Association, Fischer shared with the audience the best practices of SDG Implementation in Europe and how China could advance the Global Goals for Sustainable Development in a localized context.
Together with Co-chair Fischer, CEO Froehler also answered the questions asked by representatives from various youth organizations, including Youth for CTBT and UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network-Youth.
The opening was chaired by Professor & Associate Dean Zhu Xufeng of SPPM, who also serves as Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development Goals at Tsinghua University (TUSDG) that hosted this event.
Co-director Wu Hongbo of TUSDG, who served as an Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, delivered an opening remark, followed by Co-chair Fischer’s appointment ceremony as a member of the International Advisory Committee for the TUSDG.