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New York City Will Be First City Ever to Report on Its UN Global Goals Progress

New York City is setting an example for the rest of the country to follow.

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New York City Will Be First City Ever to Report on Its UN Global Goals Progress

New York City is setting an example for the rest of the country to follow.
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Rio+20 Earth Summit: campaigners decry final document

'Pathway for a sustainable future' declared, but Greenpeace says summit was failure of epic proportions
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Multilingualism in cyberspace for inclusive sustainable development discussed in Khanty-Mansiysk

The Global Expert Meeting “Multilingualism in Cyberspace for Inclusive Sustainable Development” was successfully hosted in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russian Federation, from 5 to 9 June 2017, in the framework of the IX annual International IT Forum,...



Sustainable Development Goals

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Balloons of Bhutan

In Bhutan ist das Glück der Menschen eine Staatsangelegenheit – Der Erfolg des Landes wird nicht durch das Bruttosozialprodukt sondern das Brutto-Glücks-Produkt gemessen. Deshalb dreht sich hier auch alles um die Zufriedenheit der Menschen:...

The Post 2015 Development Goals: Solving the Puzzle

As we near the completion date of the Millennium Development Goals in 2015, the United Nations has begun a conversation on how to build on these goals post-2015. But how do the goals fit together? What would a coherent and connected system of post-...


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Human Rights and the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development : lessons learned and next steps / Nadja Filskov, Birgitte Feiring, Eva Grambye [Institut for menneskerettigheder (Denmark)]

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development affirms
that the SDGs «seek to realize the human rights
of all», and the vast majority of the targets reflect provisions
of international human rights instruments. Thus,
the 2030 Agenda and human rights are tied together
in a mutually-...
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Millenniums-Entwicklungsziele : Bericht 2015 / Vereinte Nationen

Am Anfang des neuen Jahrtausends kamen die führenden Politiker der Welt bei den Vereinten Nationen zusammen, um einer umfassenden Vision zur Bekämpfung der Armut in ihren vielfältigen Dimensionen Gestalt zu geben. Diese Vision wurde in acht Millenniums-Entwicklungszielen konkretisiert und war in...

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Location nationalism or global solidarity?

The new edition of Corporate Tax Reform III will be discussed in the committee of the first Chamber in April. The debate will put the global conscience of the Socialist Party, the Greens and the Center parties to the test.
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«Typically Swiss compromise» would be disastrous

In the Swiss Federal Administration, there is discord over which body should take the lead on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. There is an urgent need to assign responsibility at a very senior level, and for powers clearly defined.
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New head of FDFA: World domestic policy challenge

Many in the media suggest that Swiss foreign policy is primarily policy on Europe. But the new Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis is also responsible for development policy. Major challenges lie ahead.