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OWG13 side event calls for prioritizing climate change in the SDGs (15 July)

A side event, entitled “A Global Call Spanning the Polar Regions to the Tropics: Sustainable Development Goals Must Prioritize Climate Change,” held on 15 July at UNHQ within the context of 13th session of the Open Working Group (OWG13) on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), drew attention to the urgent need to prioritize climate change in the (...)

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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

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)

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