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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Expert Group Meeting on SDG 17

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, events, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, HLPF 2019, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Expert Group Meeting on SDG 17

Source: Small Island Developing States The expert group meeting (EGM) on SDG 17 (partnerships for the Goals) will convene in New York, US, on 12 April 2019. The EGM is one in a series taking place in preparation for the July 2019 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), which will […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Preparations in Progress for SAMOA Pathway Review, Partnership Criteria

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, AIMS, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Capacity Building & Education, Caribbean, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Energy, English, Fiji, Finance, Follow-Up and Review, Global, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, Islands, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, News, Oceans & Coasts, OHRLLS, Open Source Intel, Outcome, Pacific, partnership, Poverty Eradication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Africa, Southwest Pacific, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology / Transfer, Tonga, Trade, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Preparations in Progress for SAMOA Pathway Review, Partnership Criteria

Source: Small Island Developing States 20 December 2018: Preparations for the midterm review of the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway in September 2019 are underway at the global and regional levels. The UN General Assembly (UNGA) has requested the UNGA President to finalize organizational arrangements for the review, and to encourage governments and […]

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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: Policy Brief: Top 10 SDG Knowledge Hub Stories in 2018

By   /  January 9, 2019  /  {POLICY-BRIEFS}, 24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Exploration, Finance, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, governance, Health, IMF, Intergovernmental Organization, International Financial Institution, International Monetary Fund, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, NATO, Oceania, OECD, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, Publication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, UNDP, UNEP, UNFCCC, UNICEF, United Nations, Weather, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Policy Brief: Top 10 SDG Knowledge Hub Stories in 2018

Source: Small Island Developing States What have SDG Knowledge Hub readers been interested in lately? We review our website analytics at the conclusion of significant events and at key points in the year with this question in mind, with an eye toward better understanding the questions our readers are trying to answer as they work […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Expert Group Meeting on Conservation and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

By   /  December 28, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Biosafety, Conservation, CTF, DJF, English, events, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Protected Areas, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Expert Group Meeting on Conservation and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Source: Small Island Developing States This EGM is organized annually by the Indigenous Peoples in Development Branch within the Division of Inclusive Social Development of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA). The theme of the 2019 EGM is, ‘Conservation and the rights of indigenous peoples,’ as recommended by the 2018 session of […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Official Provides Update on New Funding Compact for UN Development System

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, International Negotiations, KB, law, Legal, meeting, MIL OSI, NATO, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, UNDP  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Official Provides Update on New Funding Compact for UN Development System

Source: Small Island Developing States 17 December 2018: Governments have been meeting to discuss the funding compact that will support the reformed UN development system, and a draft of the compact has been circulated to Member States. Addressing the third plenary of the dialogue series, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed said funding will “make or […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: DESA Releases Information on September 2019 SDG Summit

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, Finance, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, HLPF 2019, Human Rights, KB, Means of Implementation, Media Intelligence, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: DESA Releases Information on September 2019 SDG Summit

Source: Small Island Developing States December 2018: The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) has provided information on the September 2019 meeting of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), also known as the “SDG Summit,” in a Question and Answers document on the HLPF webpage. The HLPF will convene on […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Special Rapporteurs Issue Call to Fight Inequality

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Gender, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, governance, Health, HLPF 2019, Human Rights, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Immigration, KB, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Poverty Eradication, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Secretariat, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UN Special Rapporteurs Issue Call to Fight Inequality

Source: Small Island Developing States 4 December 2018: Ten UN Special Rapporteurs on human rights issues have issued a joint statement urging the international community to step up efforts against economic inequality and discrimination. Their call came on the 32nd anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Right to Development. The Special Rapporteurs note that […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: Why Sustainable Infrastructure Should Be at the Heart of Discussions at the COP 24 in Katowice

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  {GUEST-ARTICLES}, 24-7, Adaptation, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, Energy, English, Environment, Exploration, Fiji, Finance, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Human Settlements & Population, Industrial Development, Investment, KB, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Sanitation, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, Transport, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UN Secretariat, UNEP, UNFCCC, UNFCCC COP 24, UNIDO, Water & Sanitation, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: Why Sustainable Infrastructure Should Be at the Heart of Discussions at the COP 24 in Katowice

Source: Small Island Developing States The 24th session of the Conference of Parties (COP 24) to the UNFCCC opened on 2 December in Katowice, Poland. The two week-long meeting takes place at a crossroads for global action against climate change. Agreeing on the rules and guidelines for the implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: Indigenous Knowledge and Epistemic Injustice in National Climate Planning

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  {GUEST-ARTICLES}, 24-7, Adaptation, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Canada, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Crude, CTF, DJF, English, Exploration, Gas, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, governance, Health, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Intergovernmental Organization, Justice, KB, land, Latin America and the Caribbean, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Mining, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, National Government, New Zealand, Northern America, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Politics, Project, Publication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, Southwest Pacific, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, UNFCCC, UNFCCC COP 24, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guest Article: Indigenous Knowledge and Epistemic Injustice in National Climate Planning

Source: Small Island Developing States This week, global leaders assemble for the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 24) to the UNFCCC in the light of a groundbreaking report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). In this report titled, ‘Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C’ (SR15), the IPCC identifies […]

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