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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: World Wildlife Day Celebrates Life Below Water

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Capacity Building & Education, CITES, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economics & Investment, Employment, English, Environment, FAO, fish, Fisheries, GEF, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, governance, International Financial Institution, Islands, KB, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, News, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Use, Technology, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, UNDP, Weather, Wildlife  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: World Wildlife Day Celebrates Life Below Water

Source: Small Island Developing States 7 March 2019: World Wildlife Day 2019 was observed around the globe on 3 March under the theme, ‘Life Below Water: For People and Planet,’ to raise awareness about the diversity of marine life and its importance to sustainable development. This is the first time that World Wildlife Day has […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Launches First UN-Wide Road Safety Strategy

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, governance, Health, Human Rights, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Project, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Systemic Issues, Transport, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, United States of America, WHO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Launches First UN-Wide Road Safety Strategy

Source: Small Island Developing States 28 February 2019: The UN has launched a road safety strategy in support of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020, which was established by the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in 2010. The initiative also will contribute to the two SDG targets that address road safety: SDG target 3.6 […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Deputy Secretary-General Presents Final Draft of Funding Compact

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, China, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, Finance, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, Health, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, NATO, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, UN Reform, UN Secretariat  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Deputy Secretary-General Presents Final Draft of Funding Compact

Source: Small Island Developing States 28 February 2019: UN Member States met for the fourth and final plenary meeting on the Funding Compact for the reformed UN development system. The Compact will be formally considered by the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) during its 2019 Operational Activities for Development Segment (OAS). UN Deputy Secretary-General […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Pacific Summit Discusses Climate Resilience Through Community Awareness

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Energy, English, Environment, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Human Settlements & Population, Intergovernmental Organization, Islands, KB, land, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, National Government, News, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, Southwest Pacific, Sustainable Development, Trade, Weather, Wildlife  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Pacific Summit Discusses Climate Resilience Through Community Awareness

Source: Small Island Developing States 7 February 2019: ‘Enhancing Climate Resilience Through Community Awareness’ was the focus of a summit hosted by the American Samoa Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources (DMWR) and the Environment Protection Agency (EPA), with support from the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP). The Summit discussed activities and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNEP Releases Global Chemicals Outlook Summary for Policymakers

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Chemicals & Wastes, Chemicals of concern, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Education, English, Environment, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 4 - Quality Education, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Hazardous Waste, Health, Human Rights, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Industrial Chemicals, Industrial Development, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, SAICM 2020, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Systemic Issues, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEA, UNEP  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNEP Releases Global Chemicals Outlook Summary for Policymakers

Source: Small Island Developing States February 2019: The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has released the Summary for Policymakers (SPM) of the Global Chemicals Outlook II (GCOII) ahead of the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA). The SPM highlights key elements of the GCOII, including: lacking data to assess progress towards the 2020 goal; […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Workshop Outlines Financing, Policy Needs to Localize SDGs

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Budget, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Education, English, Europe, Finance, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, Human Settlements & Population, International Negotiations, Justice, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, National Government, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN-HABITAT, UNDP, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Workshop Outlines Financing, Policy Needs to Localize SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States February 2019: UN-Habitat has published a report on financing the localization of the SDGs, sharing the findings and recommendations from a meeting titled, ‘Venice City Solutions 2030 – Financing the SDGs,’ that took place from 16-17 November 2018, in Venice, Italy. The workshop outcomes will be presented at a side […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 6th International Conference Energy and Meteorology

By   /  March 7, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Energy, English, events, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Industrial Development, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 6th International Conference Energy and Meteorology

Source: Small Island Developing States The 6th International Conference Energy and Meteorology (ICEM 2019) will convene under the theme ‘Exploiting the Latest Weather and Climate Technology to Tackle the Energy Transition’. Hosted by the World Energy and Meteorology Council (WEMC) and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), ICEM 2019 will bring together representatives from industry […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 18th Responsible Business Summit Europe 2019

By   /  March 7, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, England, English, events, Finance, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, Industrial Development, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Systemic Issues, Technology / Transfer, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 18th Responsible Business Summit Europe 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States The 18th Responsible Business Summit Europe 2019 will address six key themes: strategy, innovation and impact; climate action and investment; responsible supply chains; investor focus; measure, evidence and report; and communicate and engage. The Summit will include a half-day Circular Economy Forum, on 10 June, as well as numerous workshops […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Sanitation and Water for All Sector Ministers’ Meeting

By   /  March 7, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Capacity Building & Education, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, events, Finance, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, governance, International Financial Institution, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Media Intelligence, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Regional Development Bank, Sanitation, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNICEF, Water & Sanitation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Sanitation and Water for All Sector Ministers’ Meeting

Source: Small Island Developing States The Sanitation and Water for All Sector Ministers’ Meeting will support the achievement of the water, sanitation and hygiene-related targets of the SDGs by “WASHing away inequalities”. It will bring together ministers responsible for water, sanitation and hygiene, senior government officials, civil society, private sector, donors, development banks, UN agencies […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: GLF Kyoto 2019

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, English, Europe, events, Exploration, Finance, Forestry, Forests & REDD, Gas, Germany, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Human Settlements & Population, Investment, Japan, KB, land, Landscape Approach, Means of Implementation, Media Intelligence, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, National Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: GLF Kyoto 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States Convening in Kyoto, Japan, back-to-back with the 49th session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC 49), which is expected to release its Methodology Report to refine the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventories, the Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) will focus on sustainable landscapes as a […]

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