[NEWS] Resilient Cities 2018 Contributes to Talanoa Dialogue, SDG 11

論壇側重於地方和地區政府推進抵禦能力規劃,可持續發展目標11(可持續城市和社區)目標和仙台減少災害風險框架的方式。 它還討論了城市如何通過編制和報告減災努力為全球審查做出貢獻並為國家適應框架提供信息。 “聯合國氣候變化框架公約”執行秘書Patricia Espinosa表示,Talanoa Dialogue可以作為與城市中的公民進行交流的典範,也是城市聽到他們的聲音和分享經驗的機會。 The Forum focused on ways in which local and regional governments are moving ahead to advance resilience planning, SDG 11 (sustainable cities and communities) targets and the Sendai Framework for DRR. It also addressed ways for cities to contribute to global reviews and inform national adaptation frameworks by compiling and Continue reading [NEWS] Resilient Cities 2018 Contributes to Talanoa Dialogue, SDG 11

[NEWS] UNFCCC Highlights Cooperative Activities for SDG Implementation

“2030年議程”承認“聯合國氣候變化框架公約”是談判全球應對氣候變化的主要論壇。 該說明了UNFCCC實施可持續發展目標的活動,主要側重於可持續發展目標13(氣候行動),以及參與活動和相關機構以實現可持續發展目標2(零飢餓),4(優質教育),5(性別平等),6 (清潔水和衛生設施),7(負擔得起的清潔能源),9(工業,創新和基礎設施),11(可持續城市和社區)和15(陸地生物)。 它還概述了有助於實現可持續發展目標的NWP活動。 The 2030 Agenda recognizes the UNFCCC as the primary forum for negotiating the global response to climate change. The note describes UNFCCC activities towards SDG implementation, focusing mainly on SDG 13 (climate action), as well as engagement with activities and relevant agencies for achieving SDGs 2 (zero hunger), 4 (quality education), Continue reading [NEWS] UNFCCC Highlights Cooperative Activities for SDG Implementation

[NEWS] UNEP, FiA Foundation Report Calls for Infrastructure Investment to Implement SDG Targets 3.6, 11.2

共享道路計劃支持政府和其他利益相關者設計“人員流動性而不是汽車流動性”。 該計劃將實現可持續發展目標3(健康和福祉)和目標3.6(到2020年將交通事故造成的全球死亡人數減少一半)。 它還為可持續發展目標11(可持續城市和社區)和目標11.2(到2030年)為所有人提供安全,負擔得起,便利和可持續的交通系統提供幫助,改善道路安全,特別是通過擴大公共交通,特別關注需求 處於弱勢地位的婦女,婦女,兒童,殘疾人和老年人)。 The Share the Road Programme supports governments and other stakeholders in designing “mobility for people instead of mobility for cars”. The Programme advances SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and target 3.6 (by 2020, halve the number of global deaths and injuries resulting from traffic accidents). It also contributes to SDG Continue reading [NEWS] UNEP, FiA Foundation Report Calls for Infrastructure Investment to Implement SDG Targets 3.6, 11.2

[NEWS] Report Details LAC Progress on SDGs, Remaining Challenges

該報告探討了高級別政治論壇當前週期的主題:“向可持續和有應變能力的社會轉型”。ECLAC Executive Secretary Alicia Bárcena在介紹年度報告時強調,33個拉美和加勒比國家中有20個國家擁有高層次的跨部門機構, 在2030年可持續發展議程“。 到2018年,19個拉美和加勒比地區國家將向高級別政治論壇贈送VNR,三個國家將第二次提供VNR。 The report explores the theme of the HLPF’s current cycle: ‘Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies.’ Presenting the annual report, ECLAC Executive Secretary Alicia Bárcena highlighted that 20 of the 33 LAC countries have high-level cross-sector institutions to coordinate implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. By Continue reading [NEWS] Report Details LAC Progress on SDGs, Remaining Challenges

[NEWS] British Retailers Target Modern Slavery in Concerted Bid to Tackle SDGs

超過25家領先的公司,包括Aldi,Boots,John Lewis,Lidl,M&S,Sainsbury’s和WHSmith等家喻戶曉的公司已經作出一系列承諾,以應對未來幾十年來一些最大的全球性挑戰。 目標包括減少溫室氣體排放,砍伐森林和廢物的集體行動;支持所有人進入和就業;並領導消除現代奴隸制度。 BRC可持續發展主管彼得安德魯斯說:“我們通過與零售商和外部利益相關者進行討論,確定了零售行業影響最大的五個可持續發展目標,其中包括:可持續發展目標8(體面勞動和經濟增長);可持續發展目標10(減少的不平等);可持續發展目標11(可持續城市和社區);可持續發展目標12(負責任的消費和生產)和可持續發展目標13(氣候行動)。 More than 25 leading companies, including such household names as Aldi, Boots, John Lewis, Lidl, M&S, Sainsbury’s and WHSmith, have made a series of pledges to tackle some of the biggest global challenges of the coming decades. Targets include collective action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, deforestation and waste; to support Continue reading [NEWS] British Retailers Target Modern Slavery in Concerted Bid to Tackle SDGs

[NEWS] Asia-Pacific Forum Reviews Regional Progress on Five SDGs

聯合國亞洲及太平洋經濟委員會召開了第五屆亞太可持續發展論壇,會員國分享了他們在可持續發展目標中的成就,包括清潔飲用水和衛生設施,負擔得起的清潔能源,可持續城市和社區,負責任的消費和生產,以及 生活在土地上。 主席的摘要將在7月份在紐約舉行的高級別會議2018屆會議上進行。 會議還發布了兩個出版物和亞太經社會的“可持續發展目標幫助台”。 The UN Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific convened the Fifth Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development, where Member States shared their achievements on the SDGs on clean water and sanitation, affordable and clean energy, sustainable cities and communities, responsible consumption and production, and life on land. The Chair’s Summary Continue reading [NEWS] Asia-Pacific Forum Reviews Regional Progress on Five SDGs

[NEWS] UN-Habitat Municipal Finance Handbook Advances NUA, SDG 11

該手冊對快速城市化帶來的挑戰以及市政當局可以使用的融資工具進行了最新,全面和深入的分析。該手冊為城市領導提供了一系列強調可持續性,融合性和財務自主性的融資解決方案。   作者指出,為實現可持續發展目標和城市,每年需要估計3萬億至4萬億美元的資金,並在縮小這一資金缺口方面發揮重要作用。 The handbook presents an up-to-date, comprehensive, and in-depth analysis of the challenges posed by rapid urbanization and the financing tools municipalities have at their disposal. The handbook provides city leaders with a range of financing solutions that emphasize sustainability, inclusion and financial autonomy.   An estimated US$3 trillion to 4 trillion is Continue reading [NEWS] UN-Habitat Municipal Finance Handbook Advances NUA, SDG 11

[NEWS] Social Justice Ireland Reports on Ireland’s SDG Progress

愛爾蘭社會法官的一份報告發現,在可持續發展目標指標上,愛爾蘭在15個類似的歐洲國家中排名第11。該報告提醒說,愛爾蘭在可持續發展目標5,7,10,12,13,15和17方面落後。愛爾蘭在可持續發展目標3,4和6方面表現良好。 A report by Social Justice Ireland finds that Ireland ranks 11th out of 15 similar European countries on SDG indicators. The report cautions that Ireland is lagging behind on SDGs 5, 7, 10, 12, 13, 15 and 17. Ireland performed well on SDGs 3, 4 and 6. Read full article  

[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