SDG Knowledge Weekly: Food, Nutrition and Genetic Resources
FAO The 17th Session of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) Commission on Genetic Resources for FoodRead more.
ILO Trends Report Finds Progress Insufficient to Achieve SDG 8
Mlondolozi Mbolo The International Labour Organization (ILO) has released a report that identifies poor working conditions as the main globalRead more.
Why Adaptation Finance Matters: Hundreds of Millions of People Exposed to Climate Change Risks
The year 2018 concluded with the adoption of guidelines for implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate change and aRead more.
Enforcing Labour Standards via EU Free-trade Agreements
Giovanni Gruni Free-trade agreements have raised huge controversy over clauses allowing of corporate challenge. But they can be used toRead more.
Energy Scenario: Employment Implications of the Paris Climate Agreement (1)
Eurofound This analysis assesses the potential employment and economic impacts on the EU, and other parts of the world, ofRead more.
WBCSD Details SDG-related Trends for Business in 2019
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has identified several trends related to scaling up corporate action on theRead more.
ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization
The UN and the world will observe tomorrow 20 Feb, the World Day of Social Justice. Social justice is anRead more.
New ways of thinking about climate change
Photo: REUTERS/Kathryn Hansen/NASA UN Development Programme The impact of humans on our planet is now so large that many scientistsRead more.
Using AI to help achieve Sustainable Development Goals
Michael Chui, Partner, McKinsey Global Institute and, Rita Chung, Fellow, McKinsey Global Institute Artificial Intelligence is frequently in the headlinesRead more.
Blaming Trump for their problems is the one thing Europeans can agree on
James Kirchick Ahead of the Munich Security Conference, James Kirchick argues that the major problems confronting Europe today existed longRead more.
UNDP head: ‘The entire economy thrives on the destruction of nature’
Alula Berhe Kidani Overconsumption is destroying nature, warned Achim Steiner, UN Development Programme chief, at the World Economic Form inRead more.
Stop the War on Children: Protecting Children In 21st Century Conflict
Alula Berhe Kidani – Haffiya Elyas Five Times More Children Than Fighters are Being Killed in Conflicts, New Save theRead more.