Edul Daver, Global President of WZCC, (the World Zarathushti Chamber of Commerce) will speak at the United Nations 68th DGC NGO Civil Society Conference, which will be held from the 26th to 28th of August, 2019, at Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Edul Daver will address the topic, ‘Can entrepreneurship be the solution to creating a Global-South-South Model of Sustainable Development?’ in relevance to the workshop title ‘A Global North-South-South Model of Sustainable Development’.
About six thousand participants from across a hundred and thirty-five countries have registered for the UN Conference, which is being held for the first time in the USA. The UN is seeking inputs from civil society as it aims to reach its seventeen sustainable development goals by the year 2030. Education and innovation, coupled with technical knowhow and a commitment to excellence, are the hallmarks of this successful model of social entrepreneurship. Collaboration for this workshop also comes from FEZANA and a number of Zoroastrians from New Zealand, Chicago, Vancouver, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Orlando, Florida , Baltimore and Salt Lake City will also participate in the event.
Aimed at building the spirit of entrepreneurship, WZCC has been created to facilitate networking, education, mentoring, enhance trade and commerce and to energize the Zarathushti entrepreneurial spirit and thus bring about economic prosperity worldwide.