SOURCE: PVBLIC Foundation

PVBLIC Foundation

April 14, 2016 07:00 ET

PVBLIC Foundation Amplifies Message of Youth 4 Global Goals in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Raise Awareness About the Sustainable Development Goals

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 14, 2016) - PVBLIC together with AIESEC International, UN-Habitat, Asian Development Bank and Plan International launching their #Youth4GG campaign through featured displays of billboards on the Digital Tower at Bukit Bintang in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia through a partnership with Moving Walls.

The billboards launched on April 4th and will play throughout the month of April. The displays promote Youth 4 Global Goals to encourage youth to speak up and voice their opinion about pressing world issues through the YouthSpeak survey. AIESEC together with their media partner PVBLIC Foundation has been working on a campaign to create awareness and to inspire young people around the world to take actions that will positively impact their communities.

AIESEC, being the world's largest youth-led organization, committed to shoulder the responsibility of leading the youth movement around the Sustainable Development Goals, and launched the campaign "Youth for Global Goals" in February 2016. As of today, the YouthSpeak Survey, the global vehicle to gather the youth opinion on how they want to shape their world as a part of the campaign gathered more than 160,000 responses from around the world.

The complete report of the YouthSpeak Report shall be released by AIESEC on May 3, 2016 at the special panel at the ADB Annual Meeting in Frankfurt and aims at influencers to understand the direction of the global youth voice and lend support to ideas that need to be turned into actions.

The Youth 4 Global Goals campaign has roped in cross-sector stakeholders, namely PVBLIC, UN-Habitat, Plan International, Asian Development Bank, who are working with AIESEC with a mission to reach one billion young people.

The campaign in Kuala Lumpur was possible thanks to the partnership with Moving Walls, a technology LED media group who believes the disruption of Real World with Digital provides tremendous opportunities for Media Innovation and Leadership. The organization pioneers interactive digital campaigns in Malaysia using one or a combination of Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Gamification and Social Media engagement.

About Youth 4 Global Goals
Youth 4 Global Goals is an initiative that supports the achievement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by engaging and mobilizing young people through purposeful and cross-cultural projects. These projects will be designed to support the implementation of the SDGs in local communities. Currently, AIESEC is partnering with organizations such as ADB, UN Habitat, PVBLIC Foundation, and Plan International to lead this multinational initiative.
For more information, please visit: http://youth4globalgoals.org

About AIESEC
AIESEC is an international non-governmental not-for-profit organization that provides young people with leadership development and cross-cultural global internship and volunteer exchange experiences across the globe, with a focus to empower young people so they can make a positive impact on society. For more information, visit: http://aiesec.org

About PVBLIC Foundation
PVBLIC Foundation is an innovative non-profit media organization that harnesses the power of media to drive social change. An aggregator of media across all platforms, PVBLIC works strategically to pair media space with key non-profits at the local, national and global levels. We utilize existing and emerging technologies to increase issue awareness around important causes and help non-profits amplify their message. At PVBLIC, we believe that media is the new currency. @PVBLICF or visit www.pvblic.org

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Contact Information

  • Media contact
    Karolina Piotrowska
    Communications Manager
    PVBLIC Foundation
    press@PVBLIC.org