April 11, 2019
Commission on Population and Development.

Commission on Population and Development.

The 52nd session of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development (SCP 52) examined the “significant progress” made in the last 25 years since the […]
April 11, 2019
Process for 12 SDG Biodiversity Targets.

Process for 12 SDG Biodiversity Targets.

WWF has published a discussion paper outlining possible options and decision-making steps for the revision of the 12 Sustainable Development Goals related to the objectives of […]
April 10, 2019
Sustainable Development Agendas.

Sustainable Development Agendas.

The first-ever Synergy Conference on the Sustainable Development and Climate Goals identified areas for action to advance efforts to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement […]
April 10, 2019
Timeline for UN 2019 Climate Action Summit.

Timeline for UN 2019 Climate Action Summit.

The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has issued a briefing note detailing the objectives and the preparatory process for the 2019 UN Climate Action Summit. The summit […]
April 6, 2019
Emerging Policy Issues in Chemicals Management

Emerging Policy Issues in Chemicals Management.

The Secretariat of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) has published a report outlining emerging policy issues in chemicals management. The report was published […]
April 6, 2019
FfD Forum Outcome Underway.

FfD Forum Outcome Underway.

The co-facilitators of the negotiations on the final document of the Follow-up Forum for Financing for Development of 2019 (FfD) convened a session for the first […]
April 5, 2019
UN Report: Architecture to Finance Sustainable Development.

UN Report: Architecture to Finance Sustainable Development.

The United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Financing for Development (IATF) has published the 2019 Report on Financing for Sustainable Development. The report introduces “integrated national […]
April 5, 2019
SDG Knowledge Water and Linkages to Data.

SDG Knowledge Water and Linkages to Data.

In preparation for World Water Day, which was celebrated on March 22, the UN released its annual report on the state and role of water in […]
April 4, 2019
PM Khan launches ambitious social safety, poverty alleviation program.

PM Khan launches ambitious social safety, poverty alleviation program.

Speaking at a ceremony in Islamabad to launch the program, titled “Ehsas” (compassion), the Prime Minister said that the first change that would be made in […]
April 3, 2019
UNGA Meeting on Climate and SDGs.

UNGA Meeting on Climate and SDGs.

The high-level meeting on climate and sustainable development for all played a bigger role than expected, with speakers needing an extra day to make statements in […]