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[NEWS] Zambia: Africa Day 2018

考慮到愛爾蘭在可持續發展目標(SDGs)談判中的核心作用,愛爾蘭援助致力於確保2018年非洲日是一個可持續發展的環保活動。 有鑑於此,非洲日將是一個嚴格禁止停車的活動。 強烈建議與會者將他們的汽車留在家中,或者步行,騎自行車或乘坐公共交通工具前往Farmleigh。 從Heuston車站附近的Parkgate街將有免費的都柏林公交班車服務客人往返Farmleigh。 今年的非洲日慶祝活動將免費舉行,並且為了符合愛爾蘭援助組織促進可持續發展目標的承諾,鼓勵與會者在手機上出示門票以減少紙張浪費。

Reflecting Ireland’s central role in negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Irish Aid is committed to ensuring that Africa Day 2018 is a sustainable and environmentally-friendly event. In this light, Africa Day will be a strictly no parking event. Participants are strongly encouraged to leave their cars at home and to either walk, cycle or travel on public transport to Farmleigh. There will be free Dublin Bus shuttles from Parkgate Street near Heuston station to take guests to and from Farmleigh. This year’s Africa Day celebrations will be a free ticketed event and, in keeping with Irish’s Aid’s commitment to promoting the SDGs, participants are encouraged to present tickets on their phone to reduce paper waste.

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[NEWS] New Paradigm for EU-UN Science Collaboration in Implementation of SDGs Proposed Following Joint UCD and UN Event

愛爾蘭大學學院與愛爾蘭常駐聯合國代表Geraldine Byrne Nason大使在布魯塞爾舉行了一次活動,探討新的聯合國 – 聯合國聯合機制的潛力,以實現全球對聯合國可持續發展目標的實質性反應 (可持續發展目標)議程,特別是在農業食品領域。

題為“歐盟研究與創新對聯合國可持續發展目標的貢獻”的活動是UCD與政策制定者和利益相關方進行持續對話的一部分,為歐洲地平線的下一個歐洲框架計劃 研究和創新。

University College Dublin (UCD) together with Ireland’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason, have held an event in Brussels to explore the potential for new joint EU-UN mechanisms to enable a substantial global response to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) agenda, especially in the area of agri-food.

The event entitled “The Contribution of EU Research and Innovation to the UN SDGs” was held as part of the UCD’s ongoing dialogue with policy-makers and stakeholders to frame agriculture, nutrition and sustainability research priorities for Horizon Europe, the next European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

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[NEWS] Ireland SDG Implementation Plan Emphasizes Coherence, Public Engagement

愛爾蘭政府的三年可持續發展目標國家實施計劃確定了該國面臨的主要挑戰及其指導實施的戰略重點。

在“可持續發展目標矩陣”中,該計劃確定了對可持續發展目標169項中的每一項負責的具體政府部門。

愛爾蘭宣布打算從2018年起向高級別政治論壇提交四份自願國家評論。

The Government of Ireland’s three-year SDGs National Implementation Plan identifies the key challenges facing the country, and its strategic priorities to guide implementation.

In a ‘SDG Matrix,’ the Plan identifies specific government departments that are responsible for each of the 169 SDG targets.

Ireland announces its intention to present four Voluntary National Reviews to the HLPF, beginning in 2018.

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