The Eco Ambassadors’ workshop put into motion communal action to protect the environment. The initiative is driven by youth, children, and parent mentors, who identify and resolve an environmental issue of their choice.
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ABOUT SDSN The Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has been operating since 2012 under the auspices of the Secretary-General of the United Nations to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. It is directed by Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs, SDG Advocate, and has offices in New […]
Abstract / Short version: New York, 15 July 2019, alongside the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), SDSN and GIZ jointly hosted an event to discuss the role of spillover effects in SDG implementation. The event featured prominent keynote speakers and panelists including Prof. Jeffrey Sachs as well as the presentation of a jointly […]
THE ROLE The Sustainable Development Solutions Network’s Thematic Research Network on Data and Statistics (SDSN TReNDS) is seeking a Communications Manager. Communications are a critical part of TReNDS in increasing the visibility of our work and enhancing our reputation among target audiences, including national statistical systems, international organizations, governments, NGOs, other academic institutions, and donors. […]
TReNDS, SDSN’s Thematic Research Network on Data and Statistics, is sharing a preview of the upcoming report Counting on the World to Act (September 2019). Counting on the World to Act details the sea change needed in modern statistical systems in order to support the world’s greatest needs. Specifically, the report is addressed to the […]
Fall armyworm is native to the Americas but spread to Africa in 2016 and to Asia last year. It attacks maize and various other important food crops and thus poses a serious threat to food security. Over 300 participants registered for this e-conference.
Are you concerned about the global climate change that is reshaping our planet? Are you concerned about the trees being cut and oceans getting polluted? If these things trouble you, then you are the right candidate for being an Eco-Ambassador! Environment in Action is an initiative of The Center for Sustainable Development (CSD) within The […]
A joint initiative by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP). With support from the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). Consultation #2: Indicator selection, Raw data and Thresholds Background The European Union (EU), its Commission, and member states must assume a stronger role in promoting and implementing […]
New York, 8 July 2019 – Today, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network’s United States Network (SDSN USA) launched the 2019 US Cities Sustainable Development Report, SDSN’s third city-level report ranking 105 US cities on progress towards the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 (SDGs). The results show that there will be significant work to do […]
The Food, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Land Use and Energy (FABLE) Pathways Consortium met for its 4th Consortium Meeting from 4 to 7 June 2019 at the SDG Center for Latin America and the Caribbean (SDG Center for LAC) in Bogota, Colombia. More than 50 participants from the FABLE Secretariat (composed of SDSN, IIASA, and EAT), the […]
Welcome to SDSN’s June 2019 Newsletter! 2019 Sustainable Development Report Launched SDSN and Bertelsmann Stiftung published the Sustainable Development Report 2019 including the SDG Index and Dashboards. It outlines progress by countries on their achievement of the SDGs. The report calls for six major transformations that help countries organize SDG implementation: skills and inequalities, health and wellbeing, clean […]