Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals

Working on the SDGs, or just interested in how they came about this is the book to read  it is part of the Vienna Cafe Trilogy which explains the development of sustainable development at the global level. The first book is Only One Earth with the father of sustainable development Maurice Strong...

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Eye on Earth Symposium

Following the successful Eye on Earth Symposium at the end of October we are delighted to announce that video recordings of all 35 sessions are now available from https://eye-on-earth.net/session-recordings/   We are also pleased to share the recording of the Global Environmental Education...

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Act for the World

The world agreed on 17 GLOBAL GOALS that affect everyone, everywhere. It’s up to us to call upon Congress to work with the UN to achieve them. Here’s how you can ACT FOR THE WORLD. Pick one issue you care about, or pick them all. PEACE AND JUSTICE   POVERTY   EQUALITY AND...

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Open Call: SDG Good Practices

Good Practices, Success Stories and Lessons Learned in SDG Implementation – Call for Submissions Submit your contribution! Three years into the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the sustainable development goals (SDGs), many Governments, UN entities, international and regional...

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Partnerships for SDGs online platform

The Partnerships for SDGs online platform is United Nations’ global registry of voluntary commitments and multi-stakeholder partnerships, facilitating global engagement of all stakeholders in support of the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. Registered initiatives are...

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Post-GAP UNESCO Webinar Recording

GPSEN Co-Founder Kim Smith presented a webinar on Education 2030 and UNESCO’s new draft plan for the future of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) for the Sustainability Curriculum Consortium on November 7, 2018. If you would like to learn more about the history, process, and plan,...

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Synthesis Report of the voluntary national reviews (VNRs)

The third annual Synthesis Report of the voluntary national reviews (VNRs) is out now! The report was coordinated by the Division for Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. The report represents a rich tapestry of national experiences in...

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World Benchmarking Alliance

One year ago, the New York Public Library provided a beautiful backdrop for the start of the WBA’s global consultations during the 72nd United Nations General Assembly. Today, the library will act as the platform from which we take the next step. Over the past 12 months, we have seen first-hand...

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2018 Global Green Economy Index

This 6th edition covers 130 countries (up from 80 in the 2016 edition). Like in past years, the GGEI is an integrated measurement of how each country performs around climate change, sector decarbonization, green market development and the environment. Unlike in past years, we are releasing a...

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Academia and Communities: Engaging for Change

The Education for Sustainable Development Project at UNU-IAS has worked with RCEs worldwide to launch a new publication titled ‘Academia and Communities: Engaging for Change’. The publication looks at the ways in which local development problems can be approached through a variety of...

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