United Nations Day
The 73rd United Nations Day in 2018 was jointly organized by Phoenix Satellite TV and Phoenix Network in conjunction with the Office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator in China, focusing on core issues such as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, with the aim of awakening social responsibility through innovation and creativity, helping the United Nations to advance sustainable development goals in China and achieve linkages with the world. The 73rd United Nations Day was organized by Phoenix Satellite TV and Phoenix Network in collaboration with the Office of the United Nations Coordinator in China. After more than 70 years, the UN Day has played a positive role in developing friendly relations among nations and exerted a particularly influence.
The China Advocacy Team of B Corps China， the partner of Phoenix Week-Social Design Week. Successfully selected: "The Way to Innovation for All" table game, First Reaction ®, Information Accessibility Research Society, Two Boxes, Love Care and other representative Chinese social innovation cases, to present to the world on UN Day, to respond to the common concerns of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and to bring new ideas of innovation for the common benefit of UN Day.
United Nations Day and the Sustainable Development Goals
United Nations Day is the anniversary of the entry into force of the Charter of the United Nations in 1945. The founding document was ratified by a majority of countries, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, and the United Nations was formally established on October 24, 1945. Since 1948, 24 October has been observed as United Nations Day.
2015年9月，世界各国领导人在一次具有历史意义的联合国峰会上通过了2030年可持续发展议程，该议程涵盖17个可持续发In September 2015, in the important United Nations summit meeting, leaders in the world adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which encompasses 17 sustainable development goals and calls on all countries, whether poor, rich or middle-income, to act to promote economic prosperity while protecting the planet. It states that we should use all kinds of strategies to solve the problem of poverty, including promoting economic growth, addressing social needs for education, health, social protection and employment opportunities, combating climate change and protecting the environment.
Innovative Cases of the United Nations for Japan
1. B Corps China "The Road to Innovation for All" Table games
Key words: business goodness, corporate social responsibility
China's economy has grown exponentially in recent decades. However, social and environmental problems, including environmental pollution, aging population and urbanization, have become increasingly prominent. In order to build a more inclusive and sustainable economy, B Corps guide people around the world to use the power of business to drive social and environmental change. It is hoped that in the near future, all enterprises will not only compete to become the most powerful enterprises in the world, but also become the most beneficial enterprises in the world.
As a result, the China Advocacy Team of B Corp with the opinion of "Designed for Society" has jointly designed the world's only "The Road to Innovation for All" Table games based on the BIA Impact Assessment System. Through five dimensions: corporate governance, the environment, employees, communities, customers, it helps more entrepreneurs and enterprises to participate in the table games, while being actively inspired by the practice of corporate social responsibility and sustainable development solutions, and share more lasting development prospects with society.
2. First Response ® Social Innovation for All in the Mutual Benefit Era
Key words: first aid, public safety
The development of China's emergency medical system is still in its early stages, and the public lacks awareness of the importance of first aid. In order to improve this situation, the First Response emerged as the times require. The First Response is leading emergency self-help SOS system provider and life-saving agency in China. At the same time, it is the world's first mainland company to be certified by B Corp. The First Response is to build a platform for mutual aid and first aid, and gradually make mutual aid and mutual rescue normal in Chinese society.
3. Seminar on accessibility of information
Key words: information accessibility, barrier groups, inclusive society
Established in 2005, Shenzhen Institute of Information Accessibility is the earliest professional organization focusing on information accessibility in China. In order to accelerate the process of information accessibility in China, Shenzhen Institute of Information Accessibility has pioneered a one-stop information accessibility solution adapted to the domestic Internet environment. At present, the Information Accessibility Research Association has provided professional information accessibility services for more than 40 products owned by well-known enterprises/institutions such as Tencent, Alibaba Group, Baidu, Ant Financial, Microsoft and the government in Shenzhen Futian District.
China Advocacy Team of B Corps is honored to work with Phoenix Society Design Week as its partner and to show to the world the new model of Mutually beneficial innovation, integrating the concept of sustainable development and sharing the prosperity prospects on the UN Day.
Social Design Week is a platform for young people to promote social responsibility and sustainable social development. As an innovative and service-conscious social organization, Social Design Week is guided by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), integrating the needs of government agencies, non-governmental organizations and social enterprises into the creative power of many creative partners, first-class universities and young people. Set up six major issues, women, aging, children and adolescents, community, workplace, ecological environment, committed to achieving sustainable development of the whole society, so that 90% of the people live a better life.
Currently, the B Corps China Team is a task force supported by the Leping Social Entrepreneur Foundation and accredited by the B Lab Global. We are committed to creating B Lab China to better support local people in using the power of business to drive social and environmental well-being.
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