May 25, 2019
Governments Provide Preliminary Feedback

Governments Provide Preliminary Feedback

United Nations Member States have provided preliminary comments on the first version of the summit outcome document on the Sustainable Development Goals, generally welcoming a text […]
May 23, 2019

Difficulty in Reducing Global Inequality

A high-level segment focused on progress in reducing inequalities within and between countries and shared best practices in inclusive development. Participants emphasized the need for disaggregated […]
May 23, 2019
Heads Call for PPPs to Put People First.

Heads Call for PPPs to Put People First

Heads of United Nations regional commissions supported “People First” public-private partnerships (PPPs) at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe’s (UN) Fourth International Forum on PPPs. […]
May 23, 2019
“Ripple Effects” of Each SDG Target

“Ripple Effects” of Each SDG Target

The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) released a brief presenting a practical approach to prioritize action on SDG targets. The approach enables decision-makers to identify how interactions […]
May 22, 2019
Integrated in SDG Implementation

Integrated in SDG Implementation

The sixth session of the Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction (GP2019) took stock of countries’ progress towards the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster […]
May 21, 2019
‘Climate change is the battle of my life’, UN chief

‘Climate change is the battle of my life’, UN chief

“As Secretary General, I have many battles,” the UN chief tweeted. “As a grandfather, the fight against climate change is the battle of my life,” adding […]
May 21, 2019
Localized SDG Indicator Framework

Localized SDG Indicator Framework

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) held a technical meeting on the Localized Indicator Framework for the SDGs. The meeting was convened under the […]
May 21, 2019
Explores Technology, Partnerships for SDGs.

Explores Technology, Partnerships for SDGs.

On the sidelines of the annual United Nations Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI Forum), representatives of governments, the United Nations system, the private sector […]
May 21, 2019
“Good Practices” in SDG Implementation.

“Good Practices” in SDG Implementation.

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) shared 295 good practices, success stories and lessons learned to give impetus to the next cycle […]
May 18, 2019
Special Edition of SDG Progress Report

Special Edition of SDG Progress Report

The UN Secretary-General has released the unpublished preliminary version of his annual report on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. The report identifies cross-cutting areas where […]