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MDX Dubai presents at the FCSA consultation to the Private Sector Council on Goal 5 Gender Equality


The Secretariat of the National Committee on SDGs in coordination with the UAE Gender Balance Council organized a dialogue session between government policy-makers and private sector senior executives on Goal 5 Gender Equality.  Dr Belisa Marochi, Head of Institute of Sustainable Development, was invited to represent Middlesex University Dubai.

The dialogue session was an opportunity for the private sector to engage with public officials to reach the common goal of gender equality. Unilever, SAP Next-Gen Labs, ADNOC and TECOM Group were amongst the participants.

The Institute of Sustainable Development (ISD) at Middlesex University Dubai fosters the advancement of sustainable development into the university, community and global practices. Through outreach, research and training, ISD is a thought leader in sustainability advocating for the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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