The world economy expanded by just 2.2 per cent in 2016, the slowest rate of growth since the 2009 global recession.
Press release: Modest global economic recovery expected, but return to robust and sustained growth remains elusive: UN report
Concerted policy efforts to revive investment and growth are needed to facilitate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals
New York, 17 January – Although a modest global recovery is projected for 2017-18, the world economy has […]
To achieve the SDGs by the 2030 deadline, Mr. Whitaker stressed the importance of “common people” being empowered to act.
Organized by the UN in cooperation with the South African government, the four-day gathering also aims to rally support behind a new global action plan.
The Crystal Award celebrates the achievements of leading artists who have worked to improve the world in cross-cultural understanding, peacemaking, social inclusion, the environment, health, education or food security.
Press release: UN World Data Forum to launch new action plan and innovative data solutions to improve lives
Over 1,500 data leaders from government, business, science and civil society to collaborate on challenges and initiatives
(New York/Johannesburg, 13 January) — The inaugural United Nations World Data Forum is set to kick off on 15 January […]