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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNSC Debates Climate Change Impact on Peace, Security and Development

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Caribbean, Central Africa, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Forests & REDD, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Immigration, Investment, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Renewables, SDGs (All), SFM, Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNDP, Weather, WMO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNSC Debates Climate Change Impact on Peace, Security and Development

Source: Small Island Developing States 25 January 2019: Speakers warned the UN Security Council (UNSC) of increasing threats to peace, security and development as a result of climate change during a debate on the topic. Participants called for urgent action to reduce emissions and invest in climate risk prevention and management to address the multitude […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNGA High-level Event on Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

By   /  January 29, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, events, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, governance, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, UN Intergovernmental Body, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNGA High-level Event on Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

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: UNGA to Begin Negotiating Declaration on Universal Health Coverage

By   /  January 25, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Health, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Thailand, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, WHO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNGA to Begin Negotiating Declaration on Universal Health Coverage

Source: Small Island Developing States 16 January 2019: The permanent representatives of Hungary and Thailand will lead consultations on a political declaration on universal health coverage (UHC). The declaration will be adopted at the UN General Assembly’s high-level meeting on UHC in September 2019. SDG target 3.8 calls for achieving universal health coverage by 2030, […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNICEF, IOM Call for Papers on Data for Displaced Children

By   /  January 25, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Crime, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Education, English, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, Health, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Human Settlements & Population, Immigration, Intergovernmental Organization, KB, meeting, Migration Global Compact and Conference, MIL OSI, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, News, North Africa, OECD, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Systemic Issues, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNHCR, UNICEF  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNICEF, IOM Call for Papers on Data for Displaced Children

Source: Small Island Developing States 14 January 2019: The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) are calling on representatives from civil society organizations, national governments, international organizations, researchers and academics to contribute papers on methods to collect and analyze data on children and youth on the move. The selected papers […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNGA High-level Event on Multilateralism

By   /  January 24, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, events, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, UN Intergovernmental Body, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: UNGA High-level Event on Multilateralism

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: Event: Towards a Global Pact for the Environment: Third Substantive Session

By   /  January 24, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, events, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, International Negotiations, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Systemic Issues, Technology, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEP  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Towards a Global Pact for the Environment: Third Substantive Session

Source: Small Island Developing States An ad hoc open‑ended working group to consider a technical and evidence-based report that identifies and assesses possible gaps in international environmental law and environment-related instruments with a view to strengthening their implementation was established by UN General Assembly (UNGA) resolution 72/272 of 10 May 2018. The group is co-chaired […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Interactive Dialogues with Candidates for Presidency of 74th UN General Assembly

By   /  January 23, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, events, governance, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, UN Intergovernmental Body  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Interactive Dialogues with Candidates for Presidency of 74th UN General Assembly

Source: Small Island Developing States The President of the 74th UN General Assembly is to be selected from the Group of African States. The UNGA will hold interactive dialogues with the candidates in early May 2019. The election is expected to take place in early June 2019. The 74th session opens on 17 September. date: […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Secretary-General Outlines UN Priorities for 2019

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, AM-NC, ASEAN, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, Education, English, Europe, Fiji, Finance, Gender, 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, Human Rights, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Human Settlements & Population, Immigration, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Media Intelligence, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, NATO, Near East, News, Northern America, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Africa, Southern Asia, Southwest Pacific, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Thailand, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Reform, UN Secretariat, Weather, West Africa, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Secretary-General Outlines UN Priorities for 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States 16 January 2019: UN Secretary-General António Guterres urged Member States to do their best to make September 2019 a defining moment for stopping runaway climate change, achieving the SDGs and building a fair globalization. Addressing the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in a briefing at the start of 2019, Guterres reflected […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNGA President Sets out Plans, Coordination Efforts for 2019

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Canada, Caribbean, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Culture, DJF, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, Europe, Finance, Follow-Up and Review, Gender, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, Health, HLPF 2019, Human Settlements & Population, Immigration, Islands, KB, land, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Northern America, Nuclear Weapons, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Poverty Eradication, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Systemic Issues, UN Intergovernmental Body, United Kingdom, Weather, West Africa  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNGA President Sets out Plans, Coordination Efforts for 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States 15 January 2019: UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces briefed Member States on plans for the remaining eight months of the 73rd UNGA session. She outlined several upcoming events and initiatives related to the 2030 Agenda, financing for development, synergies among UN bodies, gender equality, climate change, plastic […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: ECOSOC Integration Segment 2019

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, events, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, HLPF 2019, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Systemic Issues, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Reform  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: ECOSOC Integration Segment 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States The UN Economic and Social Council’s (ECOSOC) Integration Segment will take place on Monday, 8 July 2019, the day before the opening of the 2019 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2019). By a 2018 UNGA resolution on strengthening ECOSOC, the integration segment will “consolidate […]

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