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Warning that ‘peace remains elusive,’ UN chief outlines priorities for action in 2018

16 January 2018 – Having taken office with a call for peace to be the watchword of 2017, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday …

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Electric Cars: How Many Today Worldwide?

By The GlobalistElectrification has been slow to convert the passenger automobile market, despite recent leaps.1. The transportation sector accounts …

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Stability, peace in Afghanistan key to sustainable development in region: Sartaj

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My Review on Sustainable Development Goals (Quality Education) – Maddox's Awesome Blog!

I looked at Sustainable Development Goals Quality Education and I looked at the facts and it said education makes a better society, four hundred …

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Cost Of Meeting Paris Agreement Target Could Be Up To 4% Of Global GDP: Namita Vikas, Group President & Global Head, Yes Bank

<b>Why is climate finance integral in today’s time and how can financial institutions help in the fight against climate change?</b><p>Climate change has …

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Sustainable Development in the European Union — Monitoring report on progress towards the SDGs in an EU context

Sustainable development is firmly anchored in the European Treaties and has been at the heart of European policy for a long time. The 2030 Agenda for …

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Sustainable Development in the European Union — Overview of progress towards the SDGs in an EU context

This brochure is a ‘light’ version of Eurostat's publication 'Sustainable development in the European Union – 2017 monitoring report on progress …

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Key findings - Eurostat

How has the EU progressed towards the SDGs?<p>Over the last five years, the EU made progress towards all of the 17 sustainable development goals (SDG). …

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Science and technology can help tackle key sustainable development challenges

Integrated science is essential to strengthen water management, sustainably use the oceans and tackle climate change, the head of the United Nations …

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Despite constraints, foundation of sustainable development laid in country: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that despite constraints, foundation of sustainable development has been laid in the country, reported …

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GCRF New Models of Sustainable Development - Economic and Social Research Council

ESRC is investing £7 million for new research grants that qualify for funding from the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).<p>This new call, New …

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SDG Media Zone: Achieving the SDGs - The role of the World Bank - United Nations Sustainable Development

22 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Mahmoud Mohieldin, (World Bank Group Senior Vice President for the 2030 Development Agenda, United Nations Relations and …

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SDG Media Zone: Targets for Action - United Nations Sustainable Development

20 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Ms. Isabella Lovin, (Deputy Prime Minister, Sweden), Mr. Jakob Trollback, (Founder of Trollback + Company)<br>Moderator: Mr. Ben …

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SDG Media Zone: SDGs in the classroom - United Nations Sustainable Development

19 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Riley Claremont, College of Charleston, Veronique Hutt, College of Charleston, Abby Grand, College of Charleston<br>Moderator: …

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UN forum opens in Bahrain with focus on entrepreneurship for sustainable development

Also speaking at the opening, Hiroshi Kuniyoshi, the UNIDO Deputy Director General and Managing Director of External Relations and Field …

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SDG Media Zone: How critical is the role of the private sector in achieving the SDGs? - United Nations Sustainable Development

22 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Ms. Teresa Jennings, (2017 SDG Pioneer for the Rule of Law), Ms. Sonia Bashir Kabir, (2017 SDG Pioneer for women’s digital …

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End Malnutrition

Almost every country in the world now faces a serious nutrition-related challenge whether stemming from undernutrition or overweight and obesity, …

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SDG Media Zone: Youth in the Lead (A conversation with the young people changing global policy) - United Nations Sustainable Development

19 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake, (UN Envoy on Youth), Ms. Hon. Bogolo Kenewendo, (Member of Parliament of Botswana), Ms. …

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SDG Media Zone: Be Relentless - United Nations Sustainable Development

19 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Brad Riley, (Director of Be Relentless), Ms. Jessie Marrek, (Producer of Be Relentless)<br>Moderator: Rocio Franco, (United …

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SDG Media Zone: Leaving No One Behind - United Nations Sustainable Development

20 Sep 2017 – Ms. Arancha Gonzalez, (Executive Director, International Trade Centre), Ms. Tara Nathan, (EVP, Public Private Partnerships, …

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SDG Media Zone: Role Models for Change - United Nations Sustainable Development

22 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Ms. Mari Malek, (Refugee turned model and humanitarian, Kenneth Cole Courageous Class), Mr. Casil McArthur, (Trans male, …

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SDG Media Zone: Smart Cities - United Nations Sustainable Development

20 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Jerry Hultin, (Chairman, Smart Cities), Mr. Miguel Gamino, (Chief Technology Officer, City of New York), Mr. Jeffrey …

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SDG Media Zone: Girl Champions For Gender Equality - United Nations Sustainable Development

20 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Ms. Motshedisi (Tsidi) Likate, Ms. Mariam Samini, Ms. Mapenzi Changawa, Ms. Ryan Delaney<br>Moderator: Ms. Carolyn Miles, …

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SDG Media Zone: The role of new media for achieving the SDGs - United Nations Sustainable Development

18 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Luis Enriquez, (CEO, Cultura Colectiva), Ms. Christy Tanner, (Senior Vice President & GM for Media Group, CBS News …

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SDG Media Zone: The Digital Transformation of Social Impact - United Nations Sustainable Development

18 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Otto Berkes, (Co-Founder of the Xbox Chief Technology Officer, CA Technologies), Andrew Turner, (Chief Technology Officer, …

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SDG Media Zone: Creating a new future - bridging marginalized communities into impact investing - United Nations Sustainable Development

22 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Zac Russell (Russell Family Foundation), Ms. Radhika Shah, (Co-President to Stanford Angels and Entrepeneurs)<br>Moderator: …

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SDG Media Zone: One year on from the UN Summit for Refugees & Migrants - United Nations Sustainable Development

22 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Ms. Louise Arbour, (UN Special Envoy for International Migration)<br>Moderator: Ms. Alison Smale, (UN Under-Secretary-General for …

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SDG Media Zone: Art and Advocacy - United Nations Sustainable Development

22 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Lauren Siegel, (Senior Manager, Spotify), Mr. Rocky Duwani, Ms. Madame Gandhi<br>Moderator: Ms. Chrysula Winegar, (Senior …

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SDG Media Zone: Implementing the SDGs across all sectors - United Nations Sustainable Development

19 Sep 2017 – Speakers: Mr. Kevin Butt, (Chief, Environment Office, Toyota), Ms. Ambassador Dho Young-Shim, (SDG Advocate)<br>Moderator: Ms. Minh-Thu …

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