Day 1 Panel 4

Looking at the SDGs from the perspective of millennials entrepreneur.

Millennial entrepreneurs are creating a more sustainable world. Leading initiatives from innovative farming with women to fighting food waste by giving a second chance to unsold products and usage of biodegradable products as substitute to plastics cutleries and table sets, these millennial entrepreneurs are developing inspiring solutions to challenging global sustainability issues that reflects the SDGs scope.

Key takeaways

  • Millennials’ values differ from the other generations’ perspective. Their values encompass sharing, responsibility, willingness, being practical, caring and purpose.
  • It is difficult for young entrepreneurs to grab Government’s attention. As a result, international millennials are becoming louder and we need to follow closely their steps to ensure that our voices are heard.
  • There is a wish to have a new generation of leadership that will help women to thrive in their jobs and business and to create a positive impact on the community.
  • Education is key in accelerating the movement of business towards a sustainable model.