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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Experts Discuss Inequality in Preparation for 2019 Report

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Economics & Investment, English, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Gender, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, HLPF 2019, Immigration, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Poverty Eradication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Technology, Trade, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Experts Discuss Inequality in Preparation for 2019 Report

Source: Small Island Developing States 21 September 2018: An expert group meeting has considered the linkages between inequality and other major global trends, including climate change, international migration, urbanization and technological innovation. The meeting aimed to gather input on inequality and its impacts as a contribution to the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs’ […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Group Releases Child Mortality Estimates: SDG Target Not in View Until After 2050

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Atmosphere, Banking and Finance, Central Africa, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Africa, Economy, Education, English, Environment, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Health, International Financial Institution, Investment, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Publication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southern Africa, Southern Asia, Systemic Issues, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, UNICEF, West Africa, WHO, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Group Releases Child Mortality Estimates: SDG Target Not in View Until After 2050

Source: Small Island Developing States 18 September 2018: Half of all deaths of children under five occur in sub-Saharan Africa, while one-third occur in South Asia, according to a 2018 report by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation. Children are most at risk in their first year, with the highest risk being among […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Surveys E-Government Practices Worldwide for SDG Achievement

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Climate Change, Cyclone, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Asia, Economy, English, Environment, Europe, France, Gender, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, governance, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, Japan, Korea, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, National Action, New Zealand, News, Oceania, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Poverty Eradication, Publication, Russia, SDGs (All), Singapore, Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Southwest Pacific, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Surveys E-Government Practices Worldwide for SDG Achievement

Source: Small Island Developing States 19 July 2018: The tenth edition of the UN E-Government Survey, published by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), concludes that while e-government began with bringing services online, the future will be about the power of digital government to leverage societal innovation and resilience, and to transform […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Policy Brief: September 2018 Update on UN Reform Processes

By   /  September 7, 2018  /  {POLICY-BRIEFS}, 24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Caribbean, Economics, Economy, English, Europe, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, Health, Latin America and the Caribbean, Media Intelligence, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, NATO, Near East, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Project, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Reform, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, UNDP, United Nations, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Policy Brief: September 2018 Update on UN Reform Processes

Source: Small Island Developing States The international community will soon celebrate three years since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Since world leaders signed onto the 17 Global Goals in September 2015, the UN system has been trying to align itself with the new Agenda. This policy brief provides a snapshot of […]

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