UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The SDGs are addressed at the national level around the world. Bahrain and the Gulf region generally, have enacted several plans for achieving the SDGs.

No matter how large or small, and regardless of their industry, all companies can contribute to the SDGs and businesses are encouraged to engage with stakeholders from Government, the UN, civil society and communities to ensure that first they act responsibly, and then pursue opportunities to solve societal challenges through business innovation and collaboration.

The Negotiation Competition presents students with real life a business issues that incorporate the implementation and advancement of SDGs. One of the Competition objectives is to raise commercial awareness of students which involves understanding the SDGs. The Negotiation Competition allows students to gain in-depth knowledge and enhance their interest in understanding the critical role that businesses can play in promoting the SDGs