Our Co-chairs hold numerous leadership positions that share the Centre’s mission for promoting the SDGs, supporting multilateralism and advancing international cooperation through a global citizenship mindset.
WEP offers unique fellowship trainings to young women leaders that seek to become change-makers for sustainable development and women’s empowerment.
MENTORSHIPS FOR YOUNG AUSTRIAN MUSLIM WOMEN
This project lead in partnership with the Muslim Youth of Austria (MJÖ) is focused on empowering young Muslim women who face barriers when seeking employment by pairing them with senior female professionals in various fields. This project particularly addressed SDGs 5 Gender Equality and SDG 10 Reduced Inequalities.
ADVISING THE AUSTRIAN GOVERNMENT TO ACHIEVE THE SDGS
The Ban Ki-moon Centre has served in an advisory role to the Austrian government in their implementation of the SDGs through a partnership with the Austrian Federal Chancellery.