SDGs

SDG 10: Reduced inequalities

Inequality is a paradox of our modern society. A 2018 Oxfam International report shows that 26 people own the same wealth as 3.8 billion who make up the poorest half of humanity.

18 July 2019
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Having previously worked with multiple UN agencies on SDG nationalization and localization process, governance and multi-stakeholder approaches to inclusive development, Delawar believes his work as International UN Volunteer in Baku at the UNDP Country Office is making a real difference.

12 July 2019
Europe and the CIS
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SDG 4: Quality education, SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth, SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Nearly 150 participants from government institutions, academia, and UN agencies attended the launching ceremony. Mr. Wang Jiarui, Chairman of China Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Mr. Hang Yuanxiang, Executive Vice Chairman of the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Mr. Olivier Adam, UNV Executive Coordinator, Mr. Zhang Yi, Deputy Director General of CICETE and Mr. Devanand Ramiah, UNDP China Deputy Residence Representative jointly launched the project.

21 June 2019
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals
06 June 2019
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SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth, SDG 10: Reduced inequalities

Volunteering is an essential tool for strengthening national capacities, promoting the implementation of development actions and the social inclusion of youth. In this regard, the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme helps Member States to create an enabling environment for the promotion of volunteerism and the development of volunteer infrastructures.

10 August 2018
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

In May this year, the UN General Assembly officially declared 30 September, International Translation Day.

29 September 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Au mois de mai de cette année, l’assemblée générale des Nations Unies a officiellement déclaré que le 30 septembre serait la Journée internationale de la traduction.

29 September 2017
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SDG 16: Peace, justice and strong institutions

As a UN Volunteer with the Office of the Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary General, Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator (DSRSG/RC/HC) at the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), I have had the chance to combine work on coordination, joint communication and planning in the office with capacity development in the field.

23 August 2017
Latin America and the Caribbean
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

The Voluntary National Reviews facilitate sharing experiences, successes, challenges and lessons learned, with a view to accelerating the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the achievement of the SDGs. They are voluntary, state-led, undertaken by both developed and developing countries, and ideally involve multiple national stakeholders. The Reports are expected to serve as a basis for the annual reviews by the HLPF.

02 August 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

When I was accepted for the assignment to develop content about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Colombia, I was very excited. For 17 weeks, I was expected to create social media posts about each of the 17 SDGs, share information, facts, photos, statistics and/or videos about SDGs in Colombia. Since I am Mexican, I also included content from my own country.


01 August 2017
Latin America and the Caribbean
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