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New Pokémon GO Shirt: Global Goals

Earlier in the year, Niantic mentioned a partnership with The Global Goals campaign and in-game elements for Davos attendees to promote these goals. This 8 month old Google+ post didn’t get much attention at the time as the elements were teased so far in the future and seemed to be secluded to just Davos, Switzerland. While the primary elements are still just happening in Davos, Niantic is giving the rest of the the Trainers a new wardrobe item!


New T-Shirt (Top)

As a way to stand with The Global Goals campaign from anywhere in the world, you can have your Trainer avatar dawn this sporty new GLOBAL GOALS T-Shirt.

If you’re really passionate about supporting the movement, you can even get an IRL Global Goals t-shirt for ~$20 USD from the Global Goals Shop.

 

The Davos Event

Today, the World Economic Forum in Davos is taking place and Niantic created 17 special PokéStops to represent the 17 primary goals of the Global Goals campaign. The Congress Centre where WEF takes place has been turned into a Gym.

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The Goals & their locations

Goal 1 – No Poverty

  • Location: Davos Dorf, Train Station
  • Address: Davos Dorf, 7260 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 2 – Zero Hunger

  • Location: World Food Programme Tent (temporary location for Davos)
  • Address: Promenade 139, 7260 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 3 – Good Health and Well Being

  • Location: Schatzalp Hotel, Davos
  • Address: Schatzalp, CH-7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

Goal 4 – Quality Education

  • location: Ameron Hotel (Lobby)
  • Address: Scalettastrasse 22, 7270 Davos

Goal 5 – Gender Equality

  • Location: The Female Quotient
  • Address: Panorama Hotel, Promenade 80, 7260 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 6 – Clean Water and Sanitation

  • Location: Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère
  • Address: Promenade 89, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

Goal 7 – Affordable and Clean Energy

  • Location: Davos Platz, Train Station
  • Address: Davos Platz, Train Station, 7270 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth

  • Location: Ice House (temporary structure)
  • Address: Promenade 83, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

Goal 9 – Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

  • Location: Cabanna Club
  • Address: Promenade 63, 7270 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 10 – Reduced Inequalities

  • Location: A day in the life of a refugee
  • Address: Hilton Garden Inn, Promenade 103, 7270 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 11 – Sustainable Cities and Communities

  • Location: Official Shuttle Hub near Kongresszentrum Registration
  • Address: Kongresszentrum, Talstrasse 49a, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

Goal 12 – Responsible Consumption and Production

  • Location: Kaffeeklatsch
  • Address: Promenade 72, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

Goal 13 – Climate Action

  • Location: Access Tunnel (to the Kongresszentrum)
  • Address: Kongresszentrum, Talstrasse 49a, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

Goal 14 – Life Below Water

  • Location: Bridge on Landwasser stream
  • Address: Davos Platz, Brämabüelstrasse 7, 7270 Davos Platz

Goal 15 – Life on Land

  • Location: Dorfseeli Park
  • Address: Talstrasse, 7260 Davos, Switzerland

Goal 16 – Peace Justice and Strong Institutions

  • Location: Kongress Hotel
  • Address: Promenade 94, 7270 Davos, Switzerland

 

Additional In-Game Content?

Niantic mentioned the following in their Google+ post from 1/18/17: “3. From Spring 2017, additional in-game content will become available to continue to promote the importance of The Global Goals campaign.”. We’re not sure exactly what this means or if the new Legendaries and EX Raids are the in-game content teased that promotes the importance of the Global Goals (Hey, Legendaries are always engines of change on a world scale right?!). Our best guess is that Niantic may mess with spawns of certain Pokémon or boost certain multipliers to go along with their standard way of hosting global events. Time will tell on this front.

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