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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: Event: Latin American and Caribbean Carbon Forum

By   /  June 11, 2018  /  24-7, Adaptation, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Caribbean, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, events, Finance, Goal 13 - Climate Action, governance, International Financial Institution, Latin America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Regional Development Bank, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEP, UNFCCC, Weather, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Latin American and Caribbean Carbon Forum

Source: Small Island Developing States The Latin American and Caribbean Carbon Forum (LACCF) will bring together key players from the private and public sectors to share the state of the art around climate change mitigation, and reach out to cooperation agencies, potential investors and service providers. The event will showcase opportunities in line with the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: On World Environment Day, Governments Announce Bans on Single-Use Plastics

By   /  June 8, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Chemicals & Wastes, Climate Change, Commerce, Culture, English, Environment, EU, Europe, fish, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, governance, Health, India, Intergovernmental Organization, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, National Action, National Government, News, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, Southern Africa, Southern Asia, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Technology, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEP, United States of America, West Africa  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: On World Environment Day, Governments Announce Bans on Single-Use Plastics

Source: Small Island Developing States 5 June 2018: Governments, UN organizations and other entities launched partnerships and publications on World Environment Day (WED), which focused on the theme, ‘Beat Plastic Pollution.’ The Day represents a call to action for citizens around the world to consider how everyday changes can reduce the impact of plastic pollution […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Nordic Clean Energy Week: Which Way Towards the Global Low Carbon Economy?

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Canada, Central Africa, China, Climate, Climate Change, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Asia, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, English, EU, Europe, European Union, Finance, France, Germany, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, India, Intergovernmental Organization, Intergovernmental Process, Investment, IRENA, Japan, Latin America and the Caribbean, Market-Based Mechanisms, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Government, New Zealand, News, Northern America, Nuclear Industry, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Police, Project, Renewables, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, solar, South America, Southern Asia, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, United Kingdom, United States of America, Weather, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Nordic Clean Energy Week: Which Way Towards the Global Low Carbon Economy?

Source: Small Island Developing States 24 May 2018: The ninth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM 9) and the third Mission Innovation Ministerial (MI 3) convened from 22-24 May, in Malmö, Sweden, with a focus on advancing the global transition towards a low carbon economy and taking stock of financing and partnerships in clean energy innovation. Dubbed […]

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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: UNGA Debate on Sustaining Peace Calls for Partnerships and Inclusion

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Budget, Canada, Capacity Building & Education, China, Climate, Climate Change, Crime, Economics & Investment, Economy, English, Finance, Gender, Germany, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, governance, India, Indonesia, Investment, Japan, Justice, Korea, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Republic of Korea, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Singapore, Small Island Developing States, South America, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNGA Debate on Sustaining Peace Calls for Partnerships and Inclusion

Source: Small Island Developing States 24 May 2018: During the UN General Assembly’s (UNGA) annual debate on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, UN Member States underscored the need for respecting national ownership, ensuring inclusion in peacebuilding processes, especially for women and youth, and engaging in partnerships with non-governmental bodies, the private sector and international financial institutions, […]

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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: SDSN Initiative Awards Grants to Local Data Innovations for SDGs

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Capacity Building & Education, Caribbean, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Economics, Economy, English, 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, Human Settlements & Population, India, Investment, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Northern America, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, Southern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, United States of America, World Trade Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: SDSN Initiative Awards Grants to Local Data Innovations for SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States 1 May 2018: The Sustainable Development Solution Network’s (SDSN) Local Data Action Solutions Initiative (LDA-SI) has awarded five micro-grants to support local data innovations related to indicator localization, data platforms, third party data and national-local data integration. The Initiative aims to inform sub-national SDG data efforts around the world through […]

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