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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Governments Begin Informal Consultations on SDG Summit Outcome

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, biodiversity, Canada, Capacity Building & Education, Caribbean, China, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, EU, Europe, Gender, Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR), Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, HLPF 2019, Human Rights, Immigration, Intergovernmental Organization, International Negotiations, Islands, KB, Korea, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, New Zealand, News, North Africa, Northern America, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Poverty Eradication, Science, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Secretariat, United States of America, Weather, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Governments Begin Informal Consultations on SDG Summit Outcome

Source: Small Island Developing States 15 May 2019: Governments exchanged initial views on the outcome document to be adopted at the SDG Summit in September 2019. The political declaration is being negotiated through a series of consultations taking place in May and June 2019, convened by the co-facilitators for the document. The UN High-level Political […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: Deep Sea Marine Science is Key to Unlocking the Potential of Our Oceans

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  {GUEST-ARTICLES}, 24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economy, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, governance, Health, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mining, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Project, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNCLOS, UNESCO, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: Deep Sea Marine Science is Key to Unlocking the Potential of Our Oceans

Source: Small Island Developing States There has never been a time of greater promise or greater challenge for the future of our oceans. This was the topic on everyone’s minds as the international community gathered in Copenhagen this week for the first Global Planning Meeting for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: STI Forum Side Event Explores Technology, Partnerships for SDGs

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, English, Environment, Europe, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Government, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEP, UNICEF, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: STI Forum Side Event Explores Technology, Partnerships for SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States 13 May 2019: On the margins of UN’s annual forum on science, technology, and innovation (STI Forum), representatives of governments, the UN system, the private sector and academia zoomed in on building SDG networks in STI. In an event organized by the Permanent Mission of Denmark, participants explored concrete examples […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNGA Decides to Convene High-level Ocean Conference in 2020

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, CTF, DJF, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, English, Europe, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, governance, HLPF 2019, International Negotiations, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Government, News, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Protected Areas, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Use, Systemic Issues, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Ocean Conference, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNGA Decides to Convene High-level Ocean Conference in 2020

Source: Small Island Developing States 9 May 2019: The UN General Assembly (UNGA) decided to convene a high-level conference on the conservation and sustainable use of the oceans, seas and marine resources, within the context of the SDGs. The 2020 Conference follows the high-level UN Conference to Support the Implementation of SDG 14 (UN Ocean […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Pacific Community Workshop on the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Commerce, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Education, English, events, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, governance, Health, Intergovernmental Organization, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, New Caledonia, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNESCO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Pacific Community Workshop on the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development

Source: Small Island Developing States The Pacific Community Workshop on the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030) will bring together around 50 ocean leaders, champions and key stakeholders to advance discussions on the issues identified at the First Global Planning Meeting in May in Denmark. Plenary and working groups will facilitate regional […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 2019 Water for Food Global Conference

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Commerce, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, English, Environment, events, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, governance, Health, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Water & Sanitation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 2019 Water for Food Global Conference

Source: Small Island Developing States The Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska (DWFI), US, will host the 2019 Water for Food Global Conference. Themed, ‘Water for a Hungry World: Innovation in Water and Food Security,’ the conference will focus on the next generation of research, smart technology, policy development and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 1st Global Planning Meeting for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Commerce, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Education, English, events, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, governance, Health, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNESCO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: 1st Global Planning Meeting for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development

Source: Small Island Developing States The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (IOC-UNESCO) will convene the 1st Global Planning Meeting in preparation for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030). The Meeting will initiate a global dialogue that will be continued throughout 2019 and 2020 via regional […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: OceanObs’19: An Ocean of Opportunity

By   /  May 13, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Chemicals & Wastes, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Ecosystem Approach, Education, Energy, English, Environment, EU, events, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Intergovernmental Organization, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Government, Northern America, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Use, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEP, UNESCO, United States of America, Water & Sanitation, Weather, WMO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: OceanObs’19: An Ocean of Opportunity

Source: Small Island Developing States Part of the decadal conference series, OceanObs’19 will bring together the ocean observing community ranging from scientists to end users. The conference aims to “improve response to scientific and societal needs of a fit-for-purpose integrated ocean observing system,” to help better understand the environment of the Earth, monitor climate, and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Innovate4Climate

By   /  May 13, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, English, Environment, events, Finance, Germany, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Human Settlements & Population, International Financial Institution, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, National Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Singapore, Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Weather, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Innovate4Climate

Source: Small Island Developing States Innovate4Climate (I4C) is a global event on climate finance, climate investment and climate markets. In 2019, its third edition will bring together business, finance, policy and technology leaders to accelerate action on financing climate-smart development by focusing on green finance, clean cooling, battery storage, climate-smart urban design and Asian climate […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Special G-STIC Event: Towards a One-stop Shop for Innovative, Market-ready Technological Solutions for the SDGs

By   /  May 13, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, events, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, National Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Technology, Technology / Transfer  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Special G-STIC Event: Towards a One-stop Shop for Innovative, Market-ready Technological Solutions for the SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States The Permanent Missions of Belgium and Brazil to the UN will host a special event, organized by the Global Science, Technology and Innovation Conference (G-STIC) in conjunction with the Fourth UN Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs (STI Forum), on the theme, ‘Towards a One-stop Shop […]

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