Tuesday
Oct152019

Survey on Beijing +25 review

In 2020, the global community will mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of the  adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (Beijing +25). The review and appraisal of its implementation will take place at the sixty-fourth session of the Commission on the Status of Women (New York from 9 to 20 March 2020).

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Tuesday
Oct152019

IAEG-SDGs 10: detailed plenary sessions agenda available

The detailed agenda for the plenary session of the 10th IAEG-SDG meeting is now available.

Meeting documents will start to be uploaded onto the website of the 10th IAEG-SDG meeting in the coming days.  

 

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Tuesday
Oct012019

SDG Summit - Thank You

I want to express my sincere gratitude to those of you who participated in the SDG Summit last week and those of you who followed the meetings via UN Webcast from home. I am especially grateful to those of you who delivered statements during the Leaders Dialogues, as well as the coordinators on behalf of the Major Groups and other Stakeholders.

I have attached a number of links to statements and documentation below which might be of interest to you:

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Thursday
Sep262019

Opportunity to comment on the revised Nairobi commitments

Civil society and youth activists have an opportunity to comment on the revised Nairobi commitments through a new survey on the Nairobi Summit website. (http://www.nairobisummiticpd.org/news/icpd25-revised-commitments-what-do-you-think)

The revised survey, which now comprises 12 commitments, and comments will be considered by the International Steering Committee at its next meeting to be held shortly, so you are advised to act quickly so that your views are taken into account.

Thursday
Sep192019

Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 released

The Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 is now available for download on the Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform. 

The GSDR will be discussed at the Summit and is specifically mentioned for the first session on Wednesday, 25 September  in the context of critical entry points. In addition to many references to health, reproductive health specifically is included in the following paragraph on page 40:

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Tuesday
Sep102019

Summary by the President of ECOSOC of the HLPF 2019 - 9AUG2019

Please find attached a link to the Summary by the President of the Economic and Social Council of the high-level political forum on sustainable development convened under the auspices of the Council at its 2019 sessionhttps://undocs.org/en/E/HLPF/2019/8

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Tuesday
Sep102019

Second version of the Nairobi Statement on ICPD25

The second version of the Nairobi Statement on ICPD25: Accelerating the Promise  is the result of extensive consultations with and among various stakeholders and constituencies involved in the Nairobi process over the last two months, including feedback from members of the International Steering Committee (ISC) on

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Saturday
Aug312019

UN Grounds Pass Suspension for NGOs

The following information is only relevant to NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC.

All NGO UN Grounds Passes (annual and temporary) will be suspended from Monday, 23 September 2019 – Sunday, 1 October 2019. This means that you will not be able to enter the UN building using your UN Grounds Pass during this period. As you know, Special Event Tickets will be required.

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Friday
Aug302019

Invitation to UN World Data Forum webinar: IMPROVING STATISTICAL LITERACY | 6 September | 10:00 AM (EDT)

The United Nations World Data Forum (UNWDF) team is pleased to invite you to the upcoming webinar on “IMPROVING STATISTICAL LITERACY” on Friday, 6 September 2019 at 10:00 am (EDT).

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Thursday
Aug292019

CSO Forum Update

Please see below for an update on the CSO Forum. 

General Information

The CSO Forum will take place on Tuesday, 24 September 2019 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM in Conference Room 4 at UN Headquarters in New York.

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