April 2, 2019
Road to 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

Road to 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

Speaking at the opening of the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) in Bangkok, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed expressed admiration for the progress made in […]
April 2, 2019
Global Climate report ‘another strong wake-up call’

Global Climate report ‘another strong wake-up call’.

Speaking at the launch of the World Meteorological Organization’s (WMO) Global Climate Report, Guterres reiterated his call for action, noting the alarming conclusion that climate change […]
April 1, 2019
Fund for Education 2.8 Million.

Fund for Education 2.8 Million.

Education Can not Wait (ECW), a global fund for children in conflict zones to receive an education, received a contribution of 2.8 million USD from the […]
April 1, 2019
Environment-related SDG Indicators.

Environment-related SDG Indicators.

The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has published a report analyzing progress on 93 environmental sustainability indicators. The report notes that “23% of these indicators have […]
March 30, 2019
Measure LGBTI Inclusion in Development

Measure LGBTI Inclusion in Development

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the World Bank have proposed 51 indicators, aligned with the overall indicators of the SDGs, as part of efforts […]
March 30, 2019
Public Services, Sustainable Infrastructure

Public Services, Sustainable Infrastructure

The 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 63) approved a set of conclusions on social protection systems, access to public […]
March 29, 2019
Emerging Issues of Environmental Concern

Emerging Issues of Environmental Concern

The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has published a report entitled “Frontiers 2018/19: New Issues of Concern for the Environment” focusing on the most innovative environmental […]
March 29, 2019
Event Inter linkages Between Water and Climate.

Event Inter linkages Between Water and Climate.

A high-level meeting on the links between water and climate, held on the eve of the meeting convened by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), entitled […]
March 28, 2019
FAO Announces Two Forest Education Initiatives

FAO Announces Two Forest Education Initiatives

sensitize primary school children to sustainable forest management as part of broader efforts to ensure the long-term integrity and sustainability of forests in these countries. The […]
March 28, 2019
Europe’s Progress on SDGs under Review

Europe’s Progress on SDGs under Review

The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has published an overview of the region’s progress on the five Sustainable Development Goals for consideration at the […]