TORONTO, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the launch of the Caravan of Courage in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, uniting all small business owners and gig workers through the Direct Initiative's Local Driver Co-op and Direct Co-ops, Direct Global received an official letter of support from the United Nations' Social Development Program.
The letter outlines the Sustainable Development Goals addressed by the Direct Initiative:
United Nations Announces its Support of Direct Global and its Sustainable Development Initiatives
Through SDG #8, Direct Global will promote sustained, inclusive, and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment, and decent work for all. Through SDG #9, they will build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation. Through SDG #11, they will make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable.
So honored for Direct Global to be recognized for its efforts in championing sustainability and equality in the new economy and looking forward to an even bigger Caravan of Courage in over 10 cities in June. said Ahmed Attia, President CEO of Direct Global.