United Nations

Sigma has a seat at the table when it comes to global health issues and concerns. We are actively involved in the United Nations (UN), World Health Organization (WHO), International Council of Nurses (ICN), and more.

Nearly a decade ago, the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) granted special consultative status to Sigma based on our expertise in the field of nursing and global health.

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Sustainable Development Goals

As part of our commitment to the UN, Sigma encourages its members to better understand and help contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The SDGs are the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all by 2030. They address many global challenges, including poverty, inequality, climate, and more.

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United Nations Representatives

Sigma's voice is well-represented at UN events by volunteer Sigma members, who are either liaisons our youth representatives. We currently have four Sigma UN liaisons and two youth representatives. These positions promote leadership to enhance Sigma member engagement by participating in various UN events, programs, and activities

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