GEF commits to empowering youth for real-world impact
The Global Esports Federation is proud to be appointed to the Advisory Group through the United Nations Agencies – International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) – driving forward the UN SDG Digital Acceleration Agenda.
The GEF, a pioneering force in the world of esports, will collaborate with other esteemed Industry and Civil Society Leaders, including Amazon, AT&T, Microsoft, SAP, Verizon, among others. This partnership underscores the GEF's commitment to engage and empower youth in advancing the #GlobalGoals, moving from theory and innovation to real-world impact.
“We are honored to be a part of the UN SDG Digital Acceleration Agenda’s Advisory Group, working hand in hand with other influential global organizations to advance the global sustainability agenda. Together, we will harness the power of digital technologies, esports, and youth to make a meaningful difference."
Thanos Karagrounas, GEF Executive Director, Strategy & Impact.
Through esports, the GEF connects with youth on a global scale, harnessing their enthusiasm and leadership to drive meaningful progress toward the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As a member of the Advisory Group, the GEF looks forward to contributing its expertise to accelerate the achievement of these vital global goals.