About the Publication
The Top 30 Under 30 magazine is an annual publication by the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation featuring 30 outstanding young people, nominated by their community and selected by a committee of peers, for their commendable work in making the world a more just, fair, and sustainable place for all.
Attend the Celebration
Join the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation as we launch the 8th Annual Top 30 Under 30 magazine and award, featuring 30 exemplary young people from Alberta and around the world.
This event will celebrate and showcase the recipients and highlight their contributions in working towards the Sustainable Development Goals. Iranian-American political fashion blogger, Hoda Kateba, with www.joojooazad.com, will attend the event as an honourary Top 30 Under 30.
Keynote Address by Hoda Katebi
Attendees at the Top 30 launch are invited to stay to hear Hoda Katebi's keynote address from 7-8pm at the Myer Horowitz Theatre.
From Tehran Streetstyle to the War on Terror: A Conversation on Gender, Feminism, Orientalism, White Supremacy, and Empire through Fashion
Tickets for the keynote MUST be reserved separately at http://www.ticketfly.com/event/1807279-hoda-katebi-from-tehran-edmonton/
Location: Atrium, Students' Union Building, 8900 114st, NW, Edmonton
The Sustainable Development Goals
In September 2015, world leaders agreed on a transformative, global agenda for sustainable development at the United Nations. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) commits countries to a universal, rights-based agenda that integrates economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development and aims to benefit all people everywhere with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and leaving no one behind.
SDG Goal 5
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls