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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: UNSC 50 Side Event: Where We Live and Work

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, English, events, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Human Settlements & Population, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNSC 50 Side Event: Where We Live and Work

Source: Small Island Developing States This event titled, ‘Where we live and work: Improving population and infrastructure data through the POPGRID Data Collective,’ is convened by the organizations leading the POPGRID Data Collaborative (CIESIN/Columbia University, the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD), and the UNSDSN Thematic Research Network on Data and Statistics, TReNDS). Understanding […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Expert Workshop: Integrating the SDGs in the Business Strategies and Governance of Port Authorities

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Energy, English, events, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, Human Settlements & Population, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Systemic Issues, Trade, Transport, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNCTAD, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Expert Workshop: Integrating the SDGs in the Business Strategies and Governance of Port Authorities

Source: Small Island Developing States The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), in cooperation with the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the Antwerp Management School and the University of Antwerp, will hold an interactive workshop to define potential port authority actions for each SDG, measurement performance indicators, and guiding tools and methodologies […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNSC 50 Side Event: How the Inclusive Data Charter is Being Used to Improve the Availability and Use of Disaggregated Data

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, English, events, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNSC 50 Side Event: How the Inclusive Data Charter is Being Used to Improve the Availability and Use of Disaggregated Data

Source: Small Island Developing States This side event during the 50th session of the UN Statistical Commission (UNSC 50) will provide a brief overview of the Inclusive Data Charter (IDC), highlight actions being taken by “IDC champions,” and encourage new partners to adopt the Charter and develop their own IDC action plan. The Concept Note […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, events, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals

Source: Small Island Developing States Welcome to IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) has consolidated its nine Policy & Practice/Regional Coverage knowledgebases, and the tens of thousands of published articles contained within them, into a single entry point: SDG Knowledge Hub. This new, comprehensive knowledge management platform focuses on the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: GCF Board Paves Way for the Fund’s First Replenishment, Looks Forward to Increasing Impact

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking and Finance, biodiversity, Budget, Capacity Building & Education, Caribbean, China, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Culture, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Eastern Africa, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, Economy, Ecosystem Approach, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Finance, Forests & REDD, Gas, GCF, Gender, Global, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Human Settlements & Population, IFAD, Industrial Development, International Financial Institution, Investment, KB, Korea, land, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, National Government, Nepal, New Caledonia, News, North Africa, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Poverty Eradication, REDD+, Regional Development Bank, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SFM, SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, Southern Africa, Southern Asia, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Transport, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNDP, UNEP, UNFCCC, United States of America, Water & Sanitation, Weather, West Africa, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: GCF Board Paves Way for the Fund’s First Replenishment, Looks Forward to Increasing Impact

Source: Small Island Developing States 28 February 2019: The 22nd meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board discussed the Fund’s first replenishment and strategic programming, and steps required to strengthen operations, reinforce standards and close policy gaps. The Board approved: nine new climate resilience and low greenhouse gas (GHG) emission projects totaling USD 440 […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNDP, Open Government Partnership Collaborate to Support SDGs 5, 16

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, English, Europe, Gender, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, governance, Indonesia, Justice, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Philippines, Project, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Africa, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNDP, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNDP, Open Government Partnership Collaborate to Support SDGs 5, 16

Source: Small Island Developing States 28 February 2019: The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Open Government Partnership (OGP) made a joint commitment to advancing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development through open government initiatives. As outlined in their Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), the two organizations will support progress on SDG 5 (gender equality) and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Code 8.7 Brings Together Big Data Community to End Slavery

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Crime, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, ILO, Intelligence, Justice, KB, Labour, Means of Implementation, Media Intelligence, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNU  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Code 8.7 Brings Together Big Data Community to End Slavery

Source: Small Island Developing States 21 February 2019: The Computing Community Consortium, the UN University (UNU) and other institutions brought together computer scientists, policy strategists and slavery experts to explore how to use big data to achieve SDG target 8.7 on ending forced labor, modern slavery and human trafficking by 2030 and the worst forms […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Port Authorities Launch Strategy to Integrate SDGs

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, AIMS, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Atmosphere, Business, Caribbean, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Energy, English, Environment, Europe, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Human Settlements & Population, India, KB, Latin America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Project, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, Transport, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNCTAD, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Port Authorities Launch Strategy to Integrate SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States 14 February 2019: The World Ports Sustainability Program (WPSP) has launched a plan to integrate the SDGs into the business strategies and governance of port authorities, to help align them with global sustainability standards. The WPSP was established by the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) in 2017.On 19-20 […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Challenge Invites Solutions to Plastic Waste Crisis in Ocean

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Chemicals & Wastes, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, English, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Challenge Invites Solutions to Plastic Waste Crisis in Ocean

Source: Small Island Developing States February 2019: National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures launched an ‘Ocean Plastic Innovation Challenge’ that invites problem solvers to develop innovative solutions to tackle the world’s plastic waste. The competition will focus on three complementary tracks: design, circular economy and data visualization. The one-year Ocean Plastic Innovation Challenge focuses on […]

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