Sustainable Development

Hasbani: Sustainable Development Helps Ease Conflicts in the Region

Lebanon’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health Ghassan Hasbani called for the dissemination of Saudi Vision 2030 to the rest of the Arab …

Middle East

United Nations Lao PDR - Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Voluntary National Review on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

17 July, 2018<p>This Report takes a critical look at progress and challenges in each area, as well as lessons learnt and way forward. Lao PDR will …

United Nations

China, UAE vow to advance all-round energy cooperation - Xinhua

ABU DHABI, July 20 (Xinhua) -- China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) vowed on Friday to advance all-round cooperation in clean and renewable …

China

India pushing ahead with Sustainable Development Goals: Syed Akbaruddin

By 2022, India plans to produce 175 GW of renewable energy that will include 100 GW of solar power

Sustainable Development Goals

Solar cooking helps sauce up Sustainable Development Goals

Solar cooking can help achieve all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including those related to clean water and gender equality, according to …

Sustainable Development Goals

2018 HLPF Side Event: Innovation and Impact Investment for the SDGs: Tools for Advancing Reforms

17 Jul 2018 - 2018 HLPF Side Event.<p>The Sustainable Development Goals call for new approaches and innovative solutions for social change, beyond …

Innovation

22nd meeting - 2018 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (2018 HLPF)

18 Jul 2018 - 22nd meeting: Voluntary national reviews (Individual: Bahamas, Hungary, Lebanon, Malta) at the 2018 High-level Political Forum on …

High Level

€4.4 million to be invested in 21 research projects supporting the global sustainable development goals

The latest cohort of researchers to receive funding from the Irish Research Council to progress the UN’s sustainable development goals was announced …

Technology (Ireland)

Multilateral trade challenged by ‘increasingly unilateral trade measures,’ UN forum hears

Despite the improved economic growth, risks to the economic outlook are rising, the United Nations economic and social affairs chief said on …

Economic Development

Results of the 8th World Water Forum

17 Jul 2018 - This event presented the results of the 8th World Water Forum that took place in Brasilia, from 18th to 23rd March 2018 in the broader …

Brazil

Qatar .

National Voluntary Review Messages of the State of Qatar to the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, 2017<p><b>Voluntary Review Messages</b> …

Sustainability

World Tourism Day places focus on innovation and digital transformation

<b>World Tourism Day, celebrated every 27 September around the world, is a unique opportunity to raise awareness on tourism’s actual and potential</b> …

Innovation

(Part 1) Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI) Leadership and Stakeholders meeting on 'Contributions of Supreme Audit Institutions to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)'

Available languages:<p>(Part 1) Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI) Leadership and Stakeholders meeting on "Contributions of Supreme Audit Institutions to …

Sustainable Development Goals

Voices from the Field - African Experiences in Producing Governance, Peace and Security Statistics

Recommendations for National Statistical Offices for Monitoring SDG 16 on Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies<p>This lessons-learned brief captures …

United Nations

Request for Proposal for Linking Sustainable Development Goals and Human Rights for Effective Monitoring and Advocacy in Indonesia | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Project title: Linking Sustainable Development Goals and Human Rights for Effective Monitoring and Advocacy in Indonesia<br>Ref: JAK/QUO/SHS/012 <br>(Please …

Human Rights

Irish Times view on progress in meeting UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Programme stimulates new form of government accountability and citizen engagement<p>6 minutes ago<p>Ireland can be proud of its leading role, managed by …

Sustainable Development Goals

António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) at closing of High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (2018 HLPF)

18 Jul 2018 - Statement by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres at closing of High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development …

High Level

Security Council Media Stakeout (The 12th annual joint consultative meeting between the members of the Security Council and the African Union Peace and Security Council)

Thursday, 19 July 2018<p>All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4)<p>03:00 pm<p>ECOSOC: High-Level segment - 1) 49th-A meeting (Part 1). 2) 49th-A meeting …

African Union

July 17 Solutions Hour - SDG Media Zone at the 2018 High-Level Political Forum (2018 HLPF)

17 Jul 2018 - 1. Conversation - Creating a Competitive Race to the Top: Mobilizing Corporate Performance on the SDGs. The guest is Gerbrand …

High Level

Job Summary

<b>Salary:</b><p>£12 per hour<p><b>Location:</b><p>Sub Saharan Africa<p>The role of the Regional Deputy Editor is to assist the Regional Coordinator in commissioning, writing, …

Globalization

Local 2030: Hub for Sustainability Solutions - Local Action for Global Commitments (Part 2)

17 Jul 2018 - In collaboration with the Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments, the multi-stakeholder coalition Local2030 is bringing …

Sustainability

Tourism and Construction: Circular economy solutions for SDG12

18 Jul 2018 - This side event of the 2018 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) will showcase how circular economy solutions …

Sustainability

‘Embed the essence of 2030 Agenda into everything,’ UN chief urges at close of Global Goals forum - United Nations Sustainable Development

“We need to embed the essence of the 2030 Agenda into everything that we do,” said Secretary-General António Guterres.<p>The UN chief stated that the …

Climate

Vegetable gardens against climate change

When the rain comes too late or not at all, it can be a matter of life and death for Mali's farmers. Vegetable gardens with smart irrigation can save …

Vegetable Gardens

Commitment for a sustainable world - United Nations Sustainable Development

Political leaders and representatives of civil society gathered for three days at the United Nations in New York to push for further implementation …

United Nations

Singapore .

MAIN MESSAGE<p>As a small island city-state with limited land and no natural resources, Singapore appreciates well the challenges of sustainable …

Sustainability

Do superstar firms influence students? | VOX, CEPR Policy Portal

20 - 21 August 2018 / Goethe University Frankfurt / Central Bank Research Association (CEBRA) and the Research Center SAFE (Sustainable Architecture …

World Trade Organization

5 Steps You Can Take Today to Start Measuring Your Business Impact

How to start measuring the impact of your business to advance the Sustainable Development Goals.DESCRIPTION:by Rabayl Mirza, Impact Management …

Sustainable Development Goals

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Overwhelmingly Adopts Ministerial Declaration by 164 Votes in Favour, 2 Against | Meetings Coverage and Press Releases

Adopting its Ministerial Declaration by a vote of 164 in favour to 2 against (Israel, United States), with no abstentions, the High-level Political …

World Economy

The Secretary General of the UN Praises Costa Rica’s Efforts in Sustainability and Inclusion

The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, visited Costa Rica in the frame of the summit “Agenda 2030 for Sustainable …

Costa Rica