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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IEA, Global Carbon Project Forecast Global CO2 Emissions Growth

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Europe, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, hydropower, IEA, Industrial Development, Intergovernmental Organization, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Northern America, Oil, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Renewables, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UNFCCC COP 24, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IEA, Global Carbon Project Forecast Global CO2 Emissions Growth

Source: Small Island Developing States 7 December 2018: The Global Carbon Project and the International Energy Agency (IEA) have forecast increased carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, both globally and in industrialized countries, following a five-year decline. The IEA also expects emerging economies to emit more CO2 in 2018 than in 2017. Global CO2 emissions are expected […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Packaging Companies Pursuing 2020 Roadmap to Circular Economy

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Chemicals & Wastes, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, Europe, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, India, Industrial Development, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Project, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Technology, Thailand  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Packaging Companies Pursuing 2020 Roadmap to Circular Economy

Source: Small Island Developing States 9 January 2019: A consortium of companies and organizations that collaborate to enhance the performance of flexible packaging in Europe’s circular economy has announced that its stakeholder participation now exceeds over 100 companies, two years after its launch in 2017. CEFLEX advances system design solutions through collaboration of companies along […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Workshop on First SDG Reporting Cycle Sets Stage for HLPF in 2019

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Education, English, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 4 - Quality Education, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, HLPF 2019, International Negotiations, Justice, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Workshop on First SDG Reporting Cycle Sets Stage for HLPF in 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States 12 December 2018: A workshop convened by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) and the Friends of Governance for Sustainable Development presented lessons to be learned from the first reporting cycle of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF). Participants discussed how the HLPF can […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: World Ocean Summit 2019

By   /  January 12, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Chemicals & Wastes, Commerce, CTF, Culture, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, events, Finance, fish, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, governance, Human Settlements & Population, KB, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, National Government, Near East, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: World Ocean Summit 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States The Economist Group’s World Ocean Initiative will convene the sixth World Ocean Summit in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Hosted by the Abu Dhabi Environment Agency and Department of Economic Development, the event will bring together political leaders and policymakers, heads of global business, scientists, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Generation 2030: Financial Inclusion Through Mobile Technology: Closing the Agricultural Gender Gap

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  {GENERATION-2030}, 24-7, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, Education, Employment, English, FAO, Finance, FinTech, Gender, George Washington University, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Intergovernmental Organization, International Financial Institution, KB, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, OECD, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Poverty Eradication, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, United States of America, West Africa, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Generation 2030: Financial Inclusion Through Mobile Technology: Closing the Agricultural Gender Gap

Source: Small Island Developing States Agriculture feeds the world, and technology connects the world. So why are we struggling to link the two? Financial inclusion is the bridge that connects the two, and technology serves as powerful means to bring women in developing countries into the fold of agribusiness. Approximately two billion people lack access […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Webinar: Smart Technology Uses in Sustainable Development

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Canada, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, English, Environment, events, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Integrated Water Resources Management, Intelligence, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Northern America, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Use, Systemic Issues, Technology, Water & Sanitation, water quality, Weather, wetlands  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Webinar: Smart Technology Uses in Sustainable Development

Source: Small Island Developing States The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) will host a webinar for the Canadian Sustainability Indicators Network (CSIN) to explore the topic of smart technology uses in sustainable development. The webinar is open to all participants. The next stage of the digital revolution is diffusing across society, bringing together new […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: A Food Revolution to Feed our Children

By   /  January 4, 2019  /  {GUEST-ARTICLES}, 24-7, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Commerce, Crude, CTF, Culture, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, Exports, Gas, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Health, Immigration, KB, land, Latin America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Near East, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Trade, Weather, West Africa, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: A Food Revolution to Feed our Children

Source: Small Island Developing States More than a decade ago, a wide-ranging conversation with my brothers started us on a journey to understand how our family-owned company could help fix the ailing global food system. At the time, droughts were causing famines. More than a billion people did not have enough to eat. We set […]

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