The Plan features a set of six Global Forest Goals and associated targets to be reached by 2030, which are voluntary and universal.
The Secretary-General said he was particularly interested in the “alignment of the core business of the private sector with the strategic goals of the international community.”
THE SECRETARY-GENERAL’S REMARKS AT THE SPECIAL SESSION ON “COOPERATION FOR PEACE: TACKLING THE ROOT CAUSES OF GLOBAL CRISES”
Davos, Switzerland, 19 January 2016
Thank you very much, Professor Schwab. It is good to be back in Davos – even if I would start by saying that we live in a dangerous world.
We see a proliferation of new […]
The world economy expanded by just 2.2 per cent in 2016, the slowest rate of growth since the 2009 global recession.
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.