[NEWS] Marc Buckley on Why Sustainability Alone Is Not Enough

馬克·巴克利呼籲「我們如何看待世界發生了範式轉變」。這個食品領導者和聯合國可持續發展目標倡導者(SDGs)希望我們以不同的方式思考:「我們作為人類已經進入了這種模式,事情非常直線和線性,把所有東西放在盒子和筒倉裡。」他告訴Food Tank:「但這不是我們的世界的工作方式。 我們的世界在復雜的,動態的系統中工作。」 Marc Buckley is calling for “a paradigm shift in how we view the world.” This food leader and advocate for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) wants us to think differently: “We as humanity have gotten into this modus of looking at things very straight and linear, putting everything in boxes Continue reading [NEWS] Marc Buckley on Why Sustainability Alone Is Not Enough

[NEWS] FAO, Spanish Newspaper Collaborate to Raise SDG Awareness

糧農組織和ELPAÍS正在製作一系列11本書,目的是使每個人都能理解複雜的行星難題。 該系列文件介紹了2030年議程,重點討論了氣候變化,生物多樣性,森林,海洋,水,飢餓和營養以及人口和遷移等全球性挑戰。 FAO and EL PAÍS are producing a series of 11 books that aims to make complex planetary challenges understandable to everyone. The series introduces the 2030 Agenda and focuses on global challenges such as climate change, biodiversity, forests, oceans, water, hunger and nutrition, and populations and migration. Read full article

[NEWS] SDG Knowledge Weekly: Adaptation, Agriculture and Food

糧農組織和開發計劃署發布了一套關於將農業納入各國國家適應計劃(NAPs)的簡報。 歐洲科學院科學諮詢委員會發表了一份關於歐洲糧食安全,營養和農業的報告。 關於Champions 12.3的報告分析了減少食物浪費的盈利能力。 FAO and UNDP released a set of briefing notes on the integration of agriculture into countries’ National Adaptation Plans (NAPs). The European Academies Science Advisory Council published a report on food security, nutrition and agriculture in Europe. A report on behalf of Champions 12.3 analyzes the profitability of reducing food waste. Continue reading [NEWS] SDG Knowledge Weekly: Adaptation, Agriculture and Food

[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] FAO Provides Training for Libyan Officials in Communication and Reporting on SDGS

突尼斯,2018年4月9日至20日:聯合國糧食及農業組織(糧農組織)為利比亞農業,動物和海洋財政部的官員舉辦了為期10天的培訓方案。 該方案於4月9日至19日舉行,側重於溝通和數據收集,符合最近宣布的有關加強利比亞農業部門能力的計劃。 糧農組織北非次區域協調員Michael Hage先生啟動了該計劃,肯定了糧農組織願意為加強國家對口部門實現可持續發展目標(SDGs)的能力做出貢獻。 Tunis, 09 to 20 April 2018: The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) concluded a ten-day training program to officers from the Libyan Ministry of Agriculture, Animal and Marine Wealth. This program, delivered from 09 to 19 April, focused on communication and data collection, in line with the Continue reading [NEWS] FAO Provides Training for Libyan Officials in Communication and Reporting on 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

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

HKO Current Temperature

Description: This data shows current weather report of Hong Kong by the Hong Kong Observatory under the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (the “Government”) at https://DATA.GOV.HK/ (“DATA.GOV.HK”). The source data is converted to Esri File Geodatabase format for sharing and reference purpose. This data can be used to develop app about temperature in real-time Continue reading HKO Current Temperature

SDG 2: Zero Hunger

This goal is to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture. With this goal, we can rethink how we grow, share and consume our food. Agriculture, forestry and fisheries can provide nutritious food for all including generate decent incomes and the people-centred rural development and protecting the environment. Nowadays, our environment such Continue reading SDG 2: Zero Hunger