Justice and Equality for All | Nations United (Black History Month)

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  • United Nations published this video item, entitled “Justice and Equality for All | Nations United (Black History Month)” – below is their description.

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    “The world knows him as George. But I called him Perry.”

    May 25th 2020 marked the death of George Floyd, whose brutal murder set off world-wide protests against police brutality and systemic racism. George’s brother Philonise Floyd honours him in his speech and calls for political action, for the fight for Justice and Equality for Black lives is not done.

    In 2015, world leaders agreed to 17 Global Goals (officially known as the Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs). These goals have the power to create a better world by 2030, by ending poverty, fighting inequality and addressing the urgency of climate change. Guided by the Goals, it is now up to all of us, governments, businesses, civil society and the general public to work together to build a better future for everyone.

    More about the Global Goals initiative here https://www.globalgoals.org/

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