Daily Archives: March 2, 2017

2 03, 2017

Innovation imperative to make Global Goals a reality – UN official, on day one of ideas fest

2017-11-16T15:37:59+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|News, Sustainable Development Agenda|

March 2017 – The first ‘playable’ United Nations conference on sustainable development kicked-off today in Germany’s city of Bonn, aiming to chart a new way of thinking on addressing some of the world’s most complex development challenges. The three-day Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development has brought together policy makers, civil society and the [...]

2 03, 2017

High-level thematic discussion on the global observance of World Wildlife Day

2017-11-16T15:38:00+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|News, Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

MEDIA ADVISORY UNITED NATIONS, New York, 2 March 2017 — In accordance with UN General Assembly resolution 70/301, the President of the General Assembly, H.E. Peter Thomson, will convene a high-level thematic discussion on the global observance of World Wildlife Day, including on the protection of wild flora and fauna and on tackling illicit trafficking [...]