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Cities are engines for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

With the majority of the global population now living in cities and the numbers growing daily, making cities inclusive, sustainable, resilient and safe is critical to achieving the 2030 Agenda and the…  


Young People’s Agenda

Statement at the first meeting on “Young People’s Agenda – Co-creating solutions with & for young people”  


SDG Trend Scanner: use of disruptive trends to help advance 2030 Agenda

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the RISE Research Institutes of Sweden today jointly launched ‘SDG TrendScanner’— a new initiative to explore ways to use rapid and disruptive trends to help…  


Nature-based solutions as catalysts for achieving the SDGs

HLPF Side Event organized by UNDP, UN Environment and the Convention on Biological Diversity  


Nature for Life: Accelerating SDGs Progress by Investing in People and Planet

UNDP is organizing a corporate side event on the theme of ‘Nature for Life: Accelerating SDG Progress by Investing in People and Planet,’ alongside the High-level Political Forum (HLPF) 2018. The…  


Pathway to Paris concert event set for San Francisco

Pathway to Paris, together with 350.org and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today announced a special concert on September 14th at the historic Masonic in San Francisco, California.…  


Sustainable Urban Mobility: What can YOU(TH) do?

Permanent Mission of Germany to the UN, New York.  


The Future of Cities

Statement delivered by Abdoulaye Mar Dieye at the High Level Political Forum Side Event: 'Future of Cities: Leveraging Frontier Technologies for Sustainable Development'  


Remarks at Africa-China Sustainable Cooperation on Economic Structural Transformation, Towards 2030 Agenda

Remarks of Mr. Tegegnework Gettu, UN Under-Secretary-General and UNDP Associate Administrator in Djibouti  


UN Biodiversity Lab launched to revolutionize biodiversity planning and reporting

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the United Nations Environment (UN Environment), and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, launched the UN Biodiversity Lab - an…  

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