Goal 1: No Poverty

Development indicators trending downward for world’s poorest countries, UN warns

The least developed countries (LDCs) – nations categorized as requiring special attention from the international community – will fall short of goals set out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development unless urgent action is taken, new United Nations analysis has revealed.

2018-04-22T11:46:01-04:0005 Feb 2018|Goal 1: No Poverty, News|

Poverty eradication, inclusive growth focus of UN Social Development Commission’s 2018 session

Countries must accelerate inclusive and equitable economic growth and sustainable development that will not leave behind vulnerable populations, such as women and youth, the United Nations deputy chief told the Commission for Social Development, which opened its annual session on Monday.

2018-04-22T11:46:26-04:0029 Jan 2018|Goal 1: No Poverty, News|

At Davos forum, UN agency launches report spotlighting benefits of investing in better migration data

Investing in value-based migration data that squarely focuses on impact can benefit the world to the tune of $35 billion dollars, according to a new report launched Wednesday in Davos, Switzerland, by the United Nations migration agency.