Art as a Bridge to Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Session Date: April 23, 2021

Session Description: Art Impact 4 Health is an initiative from the World Health Organization (WHO) to use art within the medical field to build resilient individuals, communities and health systems. This session will invite the founder of Art Impact 4 Health, Isabelle Wachsmuth, to introduce how the initiative was developed within the WHO and spread to organizations worldwide. A few partner organizations will speak to their experience with the initiative. The audience will be asked to share suggestions about how their organizations can incorporate art to achieve the SDGs. The session will explore how art is a powerful tool to support the psychosocial health of children and adolescents.

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