Lagos, ARISE! We’re excited to announce that Zenera Consulting has rolled their drum of support for the hosting of the Lagos Leg of the 69th Birthday celebration of the United Nations with a 67 Minutes act for Young Business Owners, Professionals and Social Good Heroes. The idea behind the event is to collaborate on the Business of Social Good and also to laud the efforts of Public Spirited individuals and institutions that have shaped community service in the UN's Post Birthday Anniversary era.
“We are excited to have Zenera , CSR in Action, Budgit & AIESEC Nigeria on-board to partner the 67 Minutes UN, empowering a new generation of young Africans to be leaders in helping the UN build a better world for us all. we look forward to the Global Conversation on Social Media and the Mock General Assembly, I have no reservation that being acknowledged at the ceremony in partnership with Zenera will be a crowning attainment for anyone that live their lives for the benefit of others,” said Chaste Inegbedion, the Community Relations Specialist at Creative Five World
In our attempt to consolidate efforts in bringing meaningful change, better future and for the promotion of the theme : Youth & Globalization we would join the world in celebrating with an end message of peace, creation of the United Nations Association of Africa (UNA-Africa) and Youth Participation in the reality of MDGs 2015 .
"The United Nations Day is celebrated on the 24th of October. It’s our great intention to have Young Professionals and Business Owners in recognizing Mandela’s "values and his dedication to the service of humanity" and acknowledging his contribution "to the struggle for democracy internationally and the promotion of a culture of peace throughout the world", said Meka Olowola, the Managing Partner at Zenera Consulting.
For UN Day, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said,
"This year again, we saw the United Nations come together on armed conflict, human rights, the environment and many other issues. We continue to show what collective action can do. We can do even more.”
“In a world that is more connected, we must be more united. On United Nations Day, let us pledge to live up to our founding ideals and work together for peace, development and human rights," the Secretary-General added.
On Thursday, 23rd of October we shall launch the global campaign and unveil @DemolaExpoze as our social media ambassador.
To attend the event, follow the conversation via social media using #C5W_67MinsUN & #HappyBirthdayUN
DRESS CODE: Traditional Attire ( with a Touch of Blue Ribbon)
This Event is organized by Creative Five World in Partnership with Zenera Consulting and supported by public spirited individuals and institutions.