[NEWS] NDC Update Report Special Edition: Linking NDCs and SDGs

2015年是氣候行動與發展的一個突破性年,隨著“巴黎協定”的簽署和2030年可持續發展議程的全球承諾。 這些具有挑戰性和全面性的全球議程需要對我們的經濟運作方式進行根本性的反思,並且已經導致重新呼籲加強它們之間的整合和協調。 每個議程都承認另一個議程的重要性,並且有一個明確的共識,即如果沒有氣候變化的成功行動,就不可能全面實現發展目標。 2015 was a breakthrough year for climate action and development, with the signing of the Paris Agree­ment and a global commitment to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. These challenging and comprehensive global agendas require fundamental rethinking of the way our economies operate and have led to renewed calls for greater integration Continue reading [NEWS] NDC Update Report Special Edition: Linking NDCs and SDGs

[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] IRENA Roadmap Calls for Six-Fold Increase in Renewable Energy

IRENA發布了一份報告,概述了實現氣候目標所需的能源效率和可再生能源投資。該研究發現,這些領域的綜合投資必須增加至少30%,以加速全球能源轉型。 IRENA確定了六個政策制定領域,以促進實現氣候目標。 IRENA has released a report outlining the energy efficiency and renewable energy investments necessary to achieve climate targets. The study finds that combined investments in these areas must increase by at least 30% to accelerate the global energy transition. IRENA identifies six areas of policy-making to achieve the necessary acceleration. Read full article

[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

[FREE DATA] Incidents At NEB-Regulated Pipelines And Facilities

Description: 國家能源局提供關於NEB監管的管線和設施事件的數據,按照“岸上管線條例”和“加工廠條例”的規定。 數據每季度更新一次。 下面提供的數據,從2008年到現在,是國家能源局網站上的可視化工具中使用的數據。 The National Energy Board provides data on incident at NEB-regulated pipelines and facilities, as defined by the Onshore Pipeline Regulations and Processing Plant regulations. Data is updated quarterly. The data provided below, from 2008 to current, is what is used in the visualization tool on the National Energy Board website. Items: Continue reading [FREE DATA] Incidents At NEB-Regulated Pipelines And Facilities

[FREE DATA] Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) – Critical Habitat for Species at Risk – British Columbia

Description: 數據是關於聯邦危險物種法(SARA)附錄1中列出的危險物種關鍵棲息地的地理區域,發生在英屬哥倫比亞。 The data is about the geographic areas within which critical habitat for species at risk listed on Schedule 1 of the federal Species at Risk Act (SARA) occurs in British Columbia. Items: Brachramphus: type, features, properties, Population, SpeciesID, SiteID, SiteName, Area, Modelling, Region, Easting, Northing, Latitude, Longitude, Area_ha, Comments, DateEdited, Canadian Wildlife Service, Continue reading [FREE DATA] Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) – Critical Habitat for Species at Risk – British Columbia

[NEWS] UNFCCC, UNDP Highlight Long-Term Strategies to Meet Climate Goals

在一系列文章中,“聯合國氣候變化框架公約”執行秘書Patricia Espinosa解釋說,long-term strategies (LTSs)和Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) 是相輔相成的,因為LTS為後續NDC提供了框架和方向,而“越來越雄心勃勃”的NDC是實現LTS的手段。 貝寧,加拿大,捷克共和國,法國,德國,墨西哥,英國和美國已經提交了LTS。 根據開發計劃署LTS專家的說法,將適應納入長期戰略轉型和緩解目標是至關重要的。 In a series of articles, UNFCCC Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa explains that long-term strategies (LTSs) and Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)  are mutually reinforcing, in that LTSs provide a framework and direction for subsequent NDCs, while “increasingly ambitious” NDCs are a means to achieve LTSs. Benin, Continue reading [NEWS] UNFCCC, UNDP Highlight Long-Term Strategies to Meet Climate Goals

[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