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20 October 2020 - 10 April 2021
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    Sustainable Development Goals

    Global Best Practice Programme

    Shining a light on projects that are providing real solutions to the world's biggest challenges, in line with the globally-sourced Sustainable Development Goals, with a view to expanding them elsewhere.

    What is the Global Best Practice Programme?
    Expo 2020 Dubai’s platform to showcase projects that have provided tangible solutions to the world’s biggest challenges. It will highlight simple but effective initiatives, which localise the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and can be adapted, replicated, and scaled to achieve an enhanced global impact.

    Applications for this programme have closed. If you still have a story to tell and would like to apply for the Untold Stories programme, please email your interest below.

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    Our Jury

    Our jury comprises a Chairing Committee and an Evaluation Committee with representatives from international development organisations from across the world.
    • His Excellency Vicente Gonzalez Loscertales
      His Excellency Vicente Gonzalez Loscertales

      Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

      Co-Chair of The Global Best Practice Programme
    • Dame Polly Courtice
      Dame Polly Courtice

      Director at University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)

      Co-Chair of The Global Best Practice Programme
    Evaluation Committee
    Abu Dhabi Fund for Development accenture Cisco DPWorld «Эмирейтс» Банк Emirates NBD Банк Emirates NBD Банк Emirates NBD Банк Emirates NBD Банк Emirates NBD
    Expo 2020 Dubai
    Know a great project?
    The call for proposals for the Global Best Practice Programme has now closed. However if you have missed this deadline but have an interesting project, you can still nominate your initiative. Email us your interest for Expo’s Untold Stories and we will be in touch shortly about how you can nominate your story.

    Untold Stories can come from nations, international organizations, businesses, educational institutions, NGOs, social enterprises, communities and individuals from across the world.

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