18-19 JUNE 2019 / Tour & Taxis / Brussels

For its thirteenth edition, EDD 2019 aimed to bring together the European Union's commitment to address inequalities with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. 

Addressing inequalities: building a world which leaves no one behind is at the core of European values and enshrined within the EU's legal and political framework.

Overarching Theme

For its thirteenth edition, EDD 2019 aimed to bring together the European Union's commitment to address inequalities with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. 

Addressing inequalities: building a world which leaves no one behind is at the core of European values and enshrined within the EU's legal and political framework.

Overarching Theme

Overarching Theme

For its thirteenth edition, EDD 2019 aimed to bring together the European Union's commitment to address inequalities with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. 

Addressing inequalities: building a world which leaves no one behind is at the core of European values and enshrined within the EU's legal and political framework.

For its thirteenth edition, EDD once again hosted exceptional speakers from across the world, representing different sectors and points of view on global development issues. Head of State, Commissioners, MEPs, high-level experts, grassroots activists and many more key players in addressing inequalities were present.

Speakers

For its thirteenth edition, EDD once again hosted exceptional speakers from across the world, representing different sectors and points of view on global development issues. Head of State, Commissioners, MEPs, high-level experts, grassroots activists and many more key players in addressing inequalities were present.

Speakers

Speakers

For its thirteenth edition, EDD once again hosted exceptional speakers from across the world, representing different sectors and points of view on global development issues. Head of State, Commissioners, MEPs, high-level experts, grassroots activists and many more key players in addressing inequalities were present.

Everyone is given a voice in this open, collaborative and inclusive platform. Each year, the global development community is invited to contribute directly to the official EDD Programme by proposing activities and sessions. 80% of the EDD Programme is built by stakeholders. This creates an opportunity to be part of the discussion, to share know-how, thoughts and practices regardins major global development challenges. With over 130 sessions including high-level speakers, debates, project presentations, brainstorming sessions, the EDD Global Village, and an exciting Cultural Programme, this edition of the EDD was the most innovative and interesting yet! Click here to find out which organisations were part of the programme.

Partner Organisations

Everyone is given a voice in this open, collaborative and inclusive platform. Each year, the global development community is invited to contribute directly to the official EDD Programme by proposing activities and sessions. 80% of the EDD Programme is built by stakeholders. This creates an opportunity to be part of the discussion, to share know-how, thoughts and practices regardins major global development challenges. With over 130 sessions including high-level speakers, debates, project presentations, brainstorming sessions, the EDD Global Village, and an exciting Cultural Programme, this edition of the EDD was the most innovative and interesting yet! Click here to find out which organisations were part of the programme.

Partner Organisations

Partner Organisations

Everyone is given a voice in this open, collaborative and inclusive platform. Each year, the global development community is invited to contribute directly to the official EDD Programme by proposing activities and sessions. 80% of the EDD Programme is built by stakeholders. This creates an opportunity to be part of the discussion, to share know-how, thoughts and practices regardins major global development challenges. With over 130 sessions including high-level speakers, debates, project presentations, brainstorming sessions, the EDD Global Village, and an exciting Cultural Programme, this edition of the EDD was the most innovative and interesting yet! Click here to find out which organisations were part of the programme.

The EDD advocate the inclusion of youth in order to engage new voices and emerging actors in development. Following the success of the previous editions, EDD 2019 once again hosted the Young Leaders Programme, inviting 15 exceptional youth representatives to speak in the high-level panels of the forum and bring fresh perspectives from the new generation.

Youth involvement

The EDD advocate the inclusion of youth in order to engage new voices and emerging actors in development. Following the success of the previous editions, EDD 2019 once again hosted the Young Leaders Programme, inviting 15 exceptional youth representatives to speak in the high-level panels of the forum and bring fresh perspectives from the new generation.

Youth involvement

Youth involvement

The EDD advocate the inclusion of youth in order to engage new voices and emerging actors in development. Following the success of the previous editions, EDD 2019 once again hosted the Young Leaders Programme, inviting 15 exceptional youth representatives to speak in the high-level panels of the forum and bring fresh perspectives from the new generation.

The EDD Global Village is an exciting platform featuring stands that showcase successful projects and ground-breaking reports from around the world. The village was the focal point of the EDD 2019 venue and served as a crossroads for interaction, innovation and networking among participants.

EDD Global Village

The EDD Global Village is an exciting platform featuring stands that showcase successful projects and ground-breaking reports from around the world. The village was the focal point of the EDD 2019 venue and served as a crossroads for interaction, innovation and networking among participants.

EDD Global Village

EDD Global Village

The EDD Global Village is an exciting platform featuring stands that showcase successful projects and ground-breaking reports from around the world. The village was the focal point of the EDD 2019 venue and served as a crossroads for interaction, innovation and networking among participants.

The EDD 2019 Exhibitions Programme maked you travel around the world through various photo exhibitions linked to Addressing inequalities: Building a world which leaves no one behind.

Those exhibitions were showcased in the Global Village and outside near the food trucks.

EDD 2019 Exhibitions

The EDD 2019 Exhibitions Programme maked you travel around the world through various photo exhibitions linked to Addressing inequalities: Building a world which leaves no one behind.

Those exhibitions were showcased in the Global Village and outside near the food trucks.

EDD 2019 Exhibitions

EDD 2019 Exhibitions

The EDD 2019 Exhibitions Programme maked you travel around the world through various photo exhibitions linked to Addressing inequalities: Building a world which leaves no one behind.

Those exhibitions were showcased in the Global Village and outside near the food trucks.

Session Organisers Pack

Session Organisers Pack

Programme