Getting from crisis to systems change: Advice for leaders in the time of COVID


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8 July 2020


This report is the result of three months of productive collaborative co-creation by more than 1,600 organisations led by Catalyst 2030 members.


With this report, we social entrepreneurs have come together for this first time to make recommendations for catalysing the systems transformations needed to bring about the just, inclusive and sustainable world envisaged in the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Social entrepreneurs have the innovative solutions the world needs to emerge from this crisis stronger, as long as its leaders back us and our partners on the frontlines with the mandates and resources we need to deliver them.

Getting from crisis to systems change contains dozens of game changing suggestions and ideas. 

recommendations for leaders


Welcoming our report during a live online fireside chat, the UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J Mohammed said she would take seriously our proposals and make it a priority to collaborate more effectively with social entrepreneurs. “We need to find a robust partnership with Catalyst 2030; an agenda together that is co-created,” the DSG said with real enthusiasm.

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