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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 (...)


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 (...)


UN-NGLS Policy Briefs for the OWG on SDGs

UN-NGLS delivered a series of policy briefs to the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals presenting civil society recommendations on: Macroeconomic Issues, Energy, Means of Implementation, Human Rights, Global Governance, Sustainable Consumption and Production and Climate Change Mitigation, Women’s Human Rights and Gender Equality, and the Ocean and (...)


The ICPD Programme of Action and Beyond 2014 Review Should Guide The Post-2015 Development Agenda, Say Experts at CPD47

Growing Urban Inequality and Equity Feature High on WUF-7 Agenda

The 2015 Post: Issue #5 Published

Side Events to the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women focus on the post-2015 agenda

Second multistakeholder dialogue held with the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing

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