The group aespa appears as a global speaker representing future generations at the UN 2022 High Level Political Forum for sustainable development (HLPE).
aespa attended the opening section of the 2022 High-Level Forum on Sustainable Development held at the United Nations General Assembly in New York at 9 am on the 5th, delivered a message to encourage interest in and practice on the Sustainable Development Goals by giving a speech on the theme of ‘Next Generation to the Next Level’.
Giselle, who was the speaker at the forum, said, “We are so honored to be invited here today. aespa is a group that crosses the real and virtual worlds. Our 4 members exist in the real world, and our 4 avatar members exist in the metaverse. In particular, aespa is the representative of the MZ generation and a girl group with a metaverse worldview with the members of the avatar ‘ae’. As an unlimited field, more and more possibilities are open, and many people are paying attention and researching it, and it is developing more and more.”
Finally, aespa expressed its ambition, “We, aespa, will try to communicate and sympathize with the next generation through music and inform the goals for sustainable development in the real world and in the metaverse.” Karina finished their speech by announcing the performance of ‘Next Level’ with greetings for the invitation.
After the speech, aespa showed the stage of the hit song ‘Next Level’ as a video at the forum site, and got a hot response by presenting a dynamic yet powerful performance.