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UN Commission on Population Concludes Adopting Consensus Resolution

In the early hours of 12 April, the 47th session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD47) concluded with a consensus resolution. The resolution reaffirms the Programme of Action (PoA) of the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) and calls on governments to address remaining gaps and shortfalls that prevent its full implementation.

UNEP Releases Briefing Notes on Post-2015

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) recently released three Briefing Notes on the post-2015 development agenda with recommendations on how to (1) achieve a balanced, ambitious and inclusive framework that integrates the social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainable development; (2) accelerate the shift towards sustainable consumption and production (SCP); and (3) ensure a clean and healthy environment.

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