The Role of Knowledge Management in Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals

In light of the challenges and transformations that the world is witnessing today in various social, economic and health sectors, which our Arab region is not in isolation from, and out of a commitment to strengthening the paths of knowledge production, transmission and dissemination, the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation for Knowledge in cooperation with the British Standards Institute is organizing a webinar “The role of Knowledge Management in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”.The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), that require an urgent call to action by leaders.How can Knowledge Management help you as a business leader reach these important goals? By treating knowledge as an organizational asset, you can create, retain, share and apply knowledge faster than ever before – delivering valuable results to achieve your objectives. Effective knowledge management enables you to capture new skills, increase your agility in fast-paced environments and make informed decisions to help reach your goals. What will I gain from the session?Learn how business leaders across the Arab region and internationally are successfully applying knowledge to meet SDG.Learn how you as a business leader can address SDG challenges using knowledge management and the ISO 30401 Knowledge Management standard.Lead decision making and create opportunities from Knowledge Management whilst monitoring and evaluating performance.