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The children and youth consultation, on the climate crisis and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), was conducted from August 2019 to January 2020, across 12 countries, in Asia and the Pacific. The… Read more
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What’s the recipe for cooking up outstanding policies? Policy practitioners the world over have strived to get the right people in the room and stay abreast of the latest research. In Bhutan, an… Read more
Speaking Truth to Power about the SDGs
Recent calls to change the SDGs and to lower ambition confuse two issues. The first is whether goals, such as universal access to healthcare, education, safe water, and clean energy, are achievable… Read more
By SDSN Secretariat 06 Aug, 2020 Esri and the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) launch global competition to increase data-driven storytelling and the use of timely geospatial… Read more
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The Circular and Biomimicry Built Environment Group has opened on the SDG Community of Practice! This Group is a collaborative space for Circular and Biomimicry Build Environment… Read more project banners
Two funded projects by the European Commission (LANDMARC and TIPPING+) were officially started.   LANDMARC (Land-use based mitigation for resilient climate pathways) is a 4-… Read more
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To learn more about Timor-Leste’s National Adaptation Plan experience, the NAP Global Support Programme, funded by the Global Environment Facility, caught up with Ms. Justina Aurea da Costa Belo, a… Read more
The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is an  independent think tank championing solutions to our planet’s greatest sustainability challenges.
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The global health crisis of COVID-19 has brought the world to a halt. These unprecedented times have devastated economies and caused socio-economic damages on top of an ongoing environmental and… Read more
Climate action lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic
As the world is struggling with the rapid-onset COVID-19 crisis, and while it is early to conclude which response strategies were the most successful, we can already start drawing some lessons to… Read more