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18 July Briefing at UNHQ by the Co-Chairs of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing (ICESDF)

The Co-Chairs of the ICESDF, H.E. Ambassador Pertti Majanen from Finland and Mr. Mansur Muhtar from Nigeria, conducted a briefing on the progress of work of the Committee on Friday, 18 July 2014 from 10:30am-12:00pm in Conference Room 2 at UN Headquarters.

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Can the U.N. set Sustainable Development Goals without dealing with climate change? (reposted)

This article from E&E Climate Wire references remarks made by participants in the 15 July side event at UNHQ co-organized by UN-NGLS, "A Global Call Spanning the Polar Regions to the Tropics: Sustainable Development Goals Must Prioritize Climate Change." More info on this event below.

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15 July Side Event - A Global Call Spanning the Polar Regions to the Tropics: Sustainable Development Goals Must Prioritize Climate Change

Member States, civil society organizations and indigenous peoples will gather for this side event to discuss: the importance of retaining a Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) on climate change, and making all other goals climate safe; reactions to the draft targets for the proposed climate change SDG, and related recommendations; the need for the SDGs to reflect the public (...)

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Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals 13th Session taking place from 14-18 July

UN-NGLS presents Issue #8 of The 2015 Post

UN-NGLS interviews Asha Kowtal, General Secretary of All India Dalit Mahila Adhikar Manch

Decent Work in the Post-2015 Development Agenda: UN-NGLS interview with Raymond Torres, Director of Research Department at the International Labour Organization (ILO)

14 July at UNHQ: informal civil society consultation on programme of activities for the International Decade for People of African Descent

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