[NEWS] Asia Pacific countries ‘making progress on SDGs’

在曼谷開幕的第74屆委員會會議(CS74)上發布的“亞洲及太平洋可持續發展目標2017年進展報告”評估了該區域在實施可持續發展目標方面取得了多大進展,在世界各國領導人於2015年通過17項目標兩年之後。 報告顯示,區域一級在消滅貧窮(目標1),促進健康和福祉(目標3)和實現全民優質教育(目標4)方面取得了令人滿意的進展。 Launched at the 74th Commission session (CS74), which opened in Bangkok, the Asia and the Pacific SDG Progress Report 2017 assesses how far the region has progressed in implementation of the SDGs, two years after the 17 goals were adopted by world leaders in 2015. The report shows that satisfactory progress has been Continue reading [NEWS] Asia Pacific countries ‘making progress on SDGs’

[NEWS] UN deputy secretary-general welcomes Marvi Memon proposal to link SSN with SDGs

Amina J. Mohammed,聯合國(UN)副秘書長,歡迎Benazir收入支持計劃(BISP)Marvi Memon將社會安全網(SSN)與可持續發展目標(SDG)聯繫起來。 在會議上,Amina J. Mohammed提出了一個旨在聯合國系統內社會安全網的制度化的概念,使糧食和安全危機影響的弱勢家庭融入社會。 Amina J. Mohammed, United Nations (UN) Deputy Secretary General Welcomed, Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Marvi Memon’s proposal to link Social Safety Nets (SSN) to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In the meeting, Ms. Memon proposed a concept aimed at Institutionalization of the Social Safety Nets within UN Continue reading [NEWS] UN deputy secretary-general welcomes Marvi Memon proposal to link SSN with SDGs

[NEWS] WSIS Forum Highlights Critical Role of Information Technologies in Advancing SDGs

在World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)論壇開幕式期間,聯合國秘書長António Guterres說,“連接未連接的(connecting the unconnected) ”對於實現“2030年可持續發展議程”,分享信息和給予所有人發言權至關重要。 論壇展示了信息社會世界峰會和可持續發展目標進程如何在實施層面保持一致,以及如何加強這種協調。 信息社會世界峰會獎(WSIS Prizes)在實施以發展為導向的戰略方面取得了成功,這些戰略利用信息通信技術的力量支持可持續發展目標。 During the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum opening ceremony, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said: “connecting the unconnected” is crucial for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and for sharing information and giving all people a voice. The Continue reading [NEWS] WSIS Forum Highlights Critical Role of Information Technologies in Advancing SDGs

[SALE] Data of Singapore Additional Conveyance Duties

Duty Rates for Stamp Duty Description: This data provides data of Singapore Additional Conveyance Duties for 2003 to 2017. It can be used for measuring and understanding Duty Rates for Stamp Duty of Singapore. Items: Year, document type, holding period, underlying property definition, duty levied on, duty formula, duty rate Format: JSON Source: Data.gov.sg Inland Continue reading [SALE] Data of Singapore Additional Conveyance Duties

Higher Education Institutions in Hong Kong

This layer shows the location of the Higher Education Institutions in Hong Kong. It is a subset of the geo-referenced public facility data made available by the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (the “Government”) under the “Data Download” function at http://www.map.gov.hk (“GeoInfo Map”). The source data is converted to Esri File Geodatabase format for Continue reading Higher Education Institutions in Hong Kong

Births and Deaths Registries in Hong Kong

Description: This layer shows the location of the Births and Deaths Registries in Hong Kong. It is a subset of the geo-referenced public facility data made available by the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (the “Government”) under the “Data Download” function at http://www.map.gov.hk (“GeoInfo Map”). The source data is converted to Esri File Geodatabase format Continue reading Births and Deaths Registries in Hong Kong