Jessica Zijlstra | ANITA MENDIRATTA & Associates

Goal 2: Zero Hunger

What a world we’d live in if hunger was a problem of the past.  It is hard to believe sometimes that, despite all of the abundance we see around us every day, the choices we face regarding what our taste buds crave, the amounts of food we see wasted as a result of...
UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: WHY IT MATTERS TO YOU AND ME

UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: WHY IT MATTERS TO YOU AND ME

In my role as lead of Marketing at ANITA MENDIRATTA & Associates, I’m exposed to global diplomacy and high-level tourism development on a daily basis. Leaders leading, in different ways in different countries and contexts, with different levels of influence and...

Goal 1: End poverty in all its forms everywhere

As I began getting into each of the 17 SDGS, I found myself struggling with the sheer weight of some of the goals – particularly this very first one. So, I spoke with my team at ANITA MENDIRATTA & Associates. Anita, President and Founder of AM&A, told me...

WHAT EXACTLY ARE THE SDGs? GOING BACK TO THE BEGINNING.

“Give me a lever and a place to stand and I will move the earth.” Archimedes ANITA MENDIRATTA & Associates, the Tourism & Development firm  where I work in marketing and digital media, has embarked on an exciting project that I am incredibly excited to lead....

The SDGs – Who Cares? I do.

How do you start a journey? Wise men of the past have suggested that you begin with a first step, but I’d like to begin this one with a step back.  First of all, I’m Jessica. (Great to meet you!)  I’m the Marketing Executive here at ANITA MENDIRATTA & Associates....