Sustainable Development Agenda

1707, 2017

Pace of progress must accelerate to achieve the SDGs, finds latest UN progress report

July 17th, 2017|News, Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

If the world is to eradicate poverty by 2030, key stakeholders must drive implementation of the Goals at a faster rate, says the latest progress report on the SDGs.

1207, 2017

Taking Action for Sustainable Development: Ethiopia, Honduras, Maldives, Botswana, Qatar, Slovenia and Tajikistan

July 12th, 2017|News, Sustainable Development Agenda|

During the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, 44 countries, both developed and developing countries, are presenting their Voluntary National Reviews or plans to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) during the 3-day ministerial meeting from 17-19 July. Among them, 16 countries—Brazil, Luxembourg, Nepal, Indonesia, Japan, Monaco, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Kenya, Netherlands, Chile and Malaysia—will […]

1207, 2017

Taking Action for Sustainable Development: Benin, Peru, Argentina, Czech Republic, Jordan and Thailand

July 12th, 2017|News, Sustainable Development Agenda|

During the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, 44 countries, both developed and developing countries, are presenting their Voluntary National Reviews or plans to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) during the 3-day ministerial meeting from 17-19 July. Among them, 16 countries— Belgium, Benin, Peru, Guatemala, Italy, Zimbabwe, Argentina, Czech Republic, Jordan, Thailand, Belarus, Portugal, […]

1207, 2017

Press briefing on the Sustainable Development Goals Report 2017

July 12th, 2017|News, Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

17 July, New York

1107, 2017

Taking Action for Sustainable Development: Nepal, Japan, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Kenya and Chile

July 11th, 2017|News, Sustainable Development Agenda|

During the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, 44 countries, both developed and developing countries, are presenting their Voluntary National Reviews or plans to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) during the 3-day ministerial meeting from 17-19 July. Among them, 12 countries—Brazil, Luxembourg, Nepal, Indonesia, Japan, Monaco, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Kenya, Netherlands, Chile and Malaysia—will […]

1007, 2017

Taking Action for Sustainable Development: Dominican Republic, Sudan, Switzerland, Samoa, Philippines, Tanzania

July 10th, 2017|News, Sustainable Development Agenda|

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)—a core feature of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development—focus on the three interconnected elements of sustainable development: economic growth, social inclusion and environmental protection.
As every country strives to achieve the SDGs, we need to transform the way we do things.  The world needs a new approach to address the […]

1007, 2017

UN political forum opens with focus on eradicating poverty and forming partnerships

July 10th, 2017|News, Sustainable Development Agenda|

Senior government representatives are at the United Nations today for the start of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development to track progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), two years after they were adopted.

1007, 2017

Central global forum to advance action on Sustainable Development Goals set to highlight implementation progress and challenges

July 10th, 2017|News, Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

High-Level Political Forum kicks off to review progress on 2030 Agenda

1803, 2017

UN, Smurfs team up for International Day of Happiness

March 18th, 2017|News, Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

The “Small Smurfs Big Goals” campaign is designed to encourage young people everywhere to learn about and support the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

203, 2017

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

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 private […]