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Education for Sustainable Development at the Core of #SDGAction

MY World Mexico (
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    MY World Mexico is a citizen-driven initiative established in 2014 in Jalisco, Mexico. Through five programmes, we focus on empowering citizens and organizations for involvement in implementation, monitoring, financing, follow-up, socialization and evaluation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): + MY World Mexico Kids: A schools'-led programme focused on learning and advocacy for children in sustainable development. + Mentorship Programme: 4-month specialized and in-depth training on SGDs for stakeholders from local governments, academia, private and public sector. + Campaigns Programme: Massive mobilization campaigns throughout the year focused on SDG key mechanisms/moments. + Knowledge Hub: Programme providing tools for all stakeholders for SDG implementation. + Accelerators Programme: Selection of Ambassadors (between 18-65) and Member Organizations to be part of MY World Mexico annually.

    Implementation of the Project/Activity

    The five programmes run through out the year (running since 2016): + MY World Mexico Kids: A schools'-led programme focused on learning and advocacy for children in sustainable development: - 4 team members + 15 schools from 6 states in Mexico. + Mentorship Programme: 4-month specialized and in-depth training on SGDs for stakeholders from local governments, academia, private and public sector. - More than 200 participants from 20 states in Mexico and from across sectors. + Campaigns Programme: Massive mobilization campaigns throughout the year focused on SDG key mechanisms/moments. - More than 30 successful campaigns with the involvement of more than 100,000 people. + Knowledge Hub: Programme providing tools for all stakeholders for SDG implementation. - Empowering municipal governments and private sector to strengthen implementation mechanisms. + Accelerators Programme: Selection of Ambassadors (between 18-65) and Member Organizations to be part of MY World Mexico annually. - More than 800 Ambassadors trained and selected in four years. - More than 75 Member Organizations.

    Results/Outputs/Impacts

    We have impacted upon two million people across Mexico thanks to more than +100,000 volunteer actions,+500 organizations from across sectors as well as 20,000 volunteers. We have also been part of key SDG processes within the United Nations, as well as at the regional, national and local levels, including: + Schools (public and private). + Private sector (small and large companies). + Non-governmental organizations. + Civil Society Organizations. + Local governments.

    Enabling factors and constraints

    Enabling: - Self-funded initiative based on Membership Organizations scheme and Mentorship Programme. - Donations. - Volunteerism. Constraints: - COVID-19 restrictions.

    Sustainability and replicability

    We have had experiences with staff and volunteers in other countries willing to replicate the practice.

    Other sources of information

    Established in Jalisco in 2014, MY World Mexico is aimed to engage stakeholders and individuals in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SDGs throughout the country. We encourage public ownership of the SDGs through creative and innovative communications, campaigning and public policy advocacy. We have impacted upon two million people across Mexico thanks to more than +100,000 volunteer actions,+500 organizations from across sectors as well as 20,000 volunteers. We have also been part of key SDG processes within the United Nations, as well as at the regional, national and local levels. Our social media which showcases our work: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MYWorldMexico/ Instagram: https://instagram.com/myworldmexico YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuwch7i81AN-9zy2z_0iB6g Twitter: https://twitter.com/MYWorldMexico Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/my-world-m%C3%A9xico

    COVID-19 Impact

    All of our programmes are aligned with the COVID-19 response: - Campaigns. - Advocacy. - Mobilization.

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    Timeline
    01 January 2016 (start date)
    31 December 2030 (date of completion)
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    MY World Mexico
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    Other beneficiaries

    + Schools (public and private). + Private sector (small and large companies). + Non-governmental organizations. + Civil Society Organizations. + Local governments. Highlighting: AIESEC en México ASKHA México, Integradora de Startups y Proyectos Sociales, A.C. Coalición Nacional Campesina Urbana, A.C. Corona, Rivera, Velázquez & Co. (CRV) Fundación del Empresariado Yucateco, A.C. Grupo Xcaret MARHNOS Proyecto Cantera Juntos por México, A.C. Share Your-Kin / ILUNKA, Estrategia Sustentable Universidad Tecnológica de los Valles Centrales de Oaxaca ACCIONA Transformando Caminos para Ser y Hacer, A.C. Colores del Rincón, A.C. Create Purpose México, A.C. ECOBLOCK International, S.A. DE C.V. (ÉCHALE) Fundacion Brazos Firmes, A.C. Centro para la Gestión Integral y Participativa S.C. (GESIP) Instituto Potosino de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica, A.C. (IPICYT) Kidzania S.A. de C.V. Llaven Nü - Riendo Juntes Alcaldía Municipal de Ciudad Valles (San Luis Potosí) Alcaldía Municipal de Tecamachalco (Puebla) Alcaldía Municipal de San Luis Potosí (San Luis Potosí) Proyecto ConcentrArte, A.C. Red The Peace is Possible Spektro Asociación para el Desarrollo Social, A.C. TecNM Campus Colima Grupo Ambiental "Ola Verde" Universidad Anáhuac Mayab Vabieka Fest – Festival Internacional de Payasas Grameen de la Frontera, A.C. ECO MAXEI Querétaro, A.C. Río Secreto S.A de C.V. Kanimi EcoTienda Colegio de Estudios Científicos y Tecnológicos del Estado de Hidalgo

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    Mexico
    Mexico
    Contact Information

    Karol Alejandra, Executive Director & Founder