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Unlocking the SDGs with Good Mental Health
Wednesday 20th September, 10:30 - 12:00
Tavern on the Green,
West 67th St,
New York, NY 10023
Join UNICEF at Goals House for a discussion on solutions that can help accelerate
progress on youth mental health and ensure results for every child – now and
in generations to come. Speakers will explore the lifechanging impact mental
health services can have and spotlight how the private sector’s prioritization and
investment in mental health promotion, prevention and treatment makes good
business sense and correlates to wider progress towards global development.
Hosted by: George Laryea-Adjei, Director, Programme Group, UNICEF
Moderated by: Elisha London, mental health advocate and Founder & CEO, Prospira Global
Opening statement by: Paul Holland-Smith, UNICEF USA National Youth Council member
Lizzie Brady, Vice President, Global Consumer Marketing, Jo Malone London
Karen Kelso, Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Impact,
Sony Corporation of America
Elizabeth Nieto, Vice President, Global Head of Equity and Impact, Spotify
World Economic Forum in Davos
During the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, the Coalition hosted a session alongside Zurich Insurance Group and the Z Zurich Foundation. The session, ‘Collaborating to Scale Impact on Mental Health’, explored how we can collectively drive action and investment in mental health to achieve change at scale.
United National General Assembly
During the United Nations General Assembly, the Coalition hosted an event that convened global leaders at the Goals House to discuss systemic barriers and opportunities to accelerate action for youth mental health. The panel focused on the role of the private sector community alongside key stakeholder groups.