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United Nations System Staff College News
For news and insights from the United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC), see here! About UNSSC With its Headquarters in Turin (Italy) and its second Campus in Bonn (Germany), the Staff… Read more
Increase spending on managing COVID-19
Bangkok (ESCAP news) – The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is having far-reaching economic and social consequences for the Asia-Pacific region, with strong cross-border spillover… Read more
Experiences from Uganda's NAtional Adaptation Plans' Processes
30 March 2020 - With an economy that largely depends on the natural resource base for growth, Uganda is still highly vulnerable to climatic changes, particularly affecting the large proportion (… Read more
UNDP Climate Change Adaptation News
UNDP works in nearly 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. We help countries to develop policies, leadership… Read more
Digital Almaty Forum 2020
Ms Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)  and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations in her… Read more
Mapping volunteer actions to accelerate the implementation of the SDGs in Asia
"Accelerating Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia: Taking a Fresh Look at Volunteerism" was the topic of discussion at a regional workshop held in Bangkok, Thailand… Read more
New Zealand Sustainable Development Goals Blog
Insights from experts of various sectors and backgrounds discussing their work, progress, and opinions on any area relating to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Parties interested in becoming a… Read more
ReliefWeb is the leading humanitarian information source on global crises and disasters. It is a specialized digital service of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). We… Read more
Plan A Academy
Plan A is the first data- and community-driven action platform in the fight against climate change. We use data to predict where and how climate change will hit the hardest. The Plan A Academy… Read more
Will You Fight!
Will you fight for the future!     Join us to empower youth to take ownership over the fight against climate change and have their voices heard in the Youth Voices for Climate… Read more