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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Experts Discuss Effective Multi-stakeholder Partnerships ahead of SDG 17 Review

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Commerce, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, Education, English, Environment, Finance, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, HLPF 2018, Human Rights, Indonesia, Korea, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, NATO, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Philippines, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Tourism, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, UNCTAD, UNEP, Water & Sanitation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Experts Discuss Effective Multi-stakeholder Partnerships ahead of SDG 17 Review

Source: Small Island Developing States 12 June 2018: Representatives of governments, the UN system, private sector and civil society exchanged experiences and lessons learned on partnerships, during a preparatory meeting for the review of SDG 17 (partnerships for the Goals) at the 2018 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF). The […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Main Messages from 35 VNR Countries Outline SDG Actions and Plans

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, AIMS, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, biodiversity, Budget, Business, Canada, Caribbean, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Economy, Education, Employment, Energy, English, Environment, Europe, Follow-Up and Review, Forests & REDD, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 4 - Quality Education, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, HLPF 2018, Human Rights, International Law, Investment, Justice, Latin America, Latin America and the Caribbean, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, National Government, Near East, News, North Africa, Northern America, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Singapore, Small Island Developing States, South America, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Asia, Southwest Pacific, Sri Lanka, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, United States of America, Water & Sanitation, Weather, West Africa, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Main Messages from 35 VNR Countries Outline SDG Actions and Plans

Source: Small Island Developing States 7 June 2018: A majority of countries scheduled to present Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) during the 2018 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) have issued the main messages of their reviews. According to the 35 messages currently available online, most of these countries have put […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Netherlands’ Second SDG Report Highlights Progress on Goals 8, 12 and 16

By   /  June 6, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Climate, Climate Change, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Energy, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Follow-Up and Review, Gas, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, Health, HLPF 2017, HLPF 2018, Justice, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Action, National Government, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Poverty Eradication, Publication, Renewables, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Netherlands’ Second SDG Report Highlights Progress on Goals 8, 12 and 16

Source: Small Island Developing States 1 June 2018: The Netherlands has released its second SDG report, which finds the Netherlands ranks highly among European countries in several areas of progress towards the Global Goals. In other areas, the country lags behind its European peers. In 2016, Statistics Netherlands (CBS) published its first report on “the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Policy Brief: Monthly Forecast June 2018: Leadership, Water, Oceans and Finance on the Agenda

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  {POLICY-BRIEFS}, 24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Budget, Canada, Capacity Building & Education, Central Asia, Climate, Climate Change, Economics & Investment, Economy, Energy, English, Environment, EU, Europe, Finance, G7, GEF, Gender, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, HLPF 2018, Intergovernmental Organization, Intergovernmental Process, International Financial Institution, Investment, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Government, Near East, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Singapore, Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, Water & Sanitation, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Policy Brief: Monthly Forecast June 2018: Leadership, Water, Oceans and Finance on the Agenda

Source: Small Island Developing States The annual meeting of the Group of 7 (G7) Leaders’ Summit will take place early in June, bringing a focus on where these seven world leaders agree, and agree to disagree. The Canadian G7 Presidency has selected themes that map onto the SDGs, so we will be watching this meeting […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ECOSOC Meeting Highlights Ways to Strengthen Participation, Resilience

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Crude, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Finance, Follow-Up and Review, Gas, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, HLPF 2018, International Financial Institution, Justice, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, News, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Secretariat, Weather, Western Asia, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ECOSOC Meeting Highlights Ways to Strengthen Participation, Resilience

Source: Small Island Developing States 23 May 2018: A special meeting of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) demonstrated that, without local participation in political and economic decision-making, marginalized groups risk being left behind as countries seek to make progress towards sustainable development, recover from natural disasters, and increase resilience to future economic, social […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Reports on New Tech, Local Resilience Support ECOSOC High-level Segment

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, Economics & Investment, English, Gender, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, HLPF 2018, Human Rights, Human Settlements & Population, Intelligence, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Secretariat  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Reports on New Tech, Local Resilience Support ECOSOC High-level Segment

Source: Small Island Developing States 4 May 2018: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has issued two reports in support of deliberations at the UN Economic and Social Council’s (ECOSOC) upcoming 2018 High-level Segment. The reports explore new technologies and resilient societies in urban and rural communities. The High-level Segment represents the culmination of ECOSOC’s annual cycle […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Transforming Our Economies and Lifestyles: Greener and Fairer for Future Generations

By   /  May 31, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, events, Germany, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, HLPF 2018, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, National Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Poverty Eradication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEP, UNICEF  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Transforming Our Economies and Lifestyles: Greener and Fairer for Future Generations

Source: Small Island Developing States The Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) along with partners, will host an open debate and discussion around “where we are” with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and how to transform economies and lifestyles for a greener, fairer world. The event is hosted by PAGE, the UN Children’s […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: OECD Reviews How Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development Can Contribute to Resilient Societies

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Eastern Asia, Energy, English, Environment, Europe, France, Germany, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, HLPF 2018, Intergovernmental Organization, Japan, Korea, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, News, OECD, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, Water & Sanitation, Weather, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: OECD Reviews How Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development Can Contribute to Resilient Societies

Source: Small Island Developing States 28 May 2018: The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has released the 2018 edition of its report on Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development (PCSD). The report discusses ways through which integrated and coherent policies, supported by strong institutional mechanisms, can contribute to the theme of the July 2018 […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: HLPF Programme Makes More Time for SDGs 6, 7, 11, 12 and 15

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Canada, English, Europe, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, HLPF 2018, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Action, Near East, News, North Africa, Northern America, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, Technology, UN Intergovernmental Body, West Africa, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: HLPF Programme Makes More Time for SDGs 6, 7, 11, 12 and 15

Source: Small Island Developing States 22 May 2018: The programme of work for the 2018 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) has been updated, with the latest schedule devoting more time to discussing progress toward five SDGs. The HLPF is the UN body with the “central role in overseeing a […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Global Symposium on the Role of Micro-, Small- and Medium- Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Achievement of the SDGs

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, English, events, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, HLPF 2018, Industrial Development, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Global Symposium on the Role of Micro-, Small- and Medium- Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Achievement of the SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States This symposium will inform 2018 session of the UN High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development with key messages on contributions of MSMEs to achieving the SDGs globally, and on measures to maximize MSMEs’ potential benefits to sustainable development. dates: 7-8 June 2018venue: UN Headquarters, Conference Room 12location: New York […]

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