Category Archives: SDGs

Confronting the Urban Housing Gap

By Robin King More than 1.2 billion city dwellers―one of every three people living in urban areas―lack access to affordable and secure housing. This housing gap is a major drag on the economy and the environment. The impact is severe in … Continue reading

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Real science must guide policy

Climate alarmists use faulty science and bald assertions to demand end to fossil fuels Guest opinion by Paul Driessen All too many alarmist climate scientists have received millions in taxpayer grants over the years, relied on computer models that do … Continue reading

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World’s most marginalized still left behind by global development priorities: UNDP report

Published Originally by UNDP Millions of people are not benefiting from progress, with the gap set to widen unless deep-rooted development barriers, including discrimination and unequal political participation, are tackled. Stockholm – A quarter-century of impressive human development progress continues to … Continue reading

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The Global Goals’ Business Opportunity in Africa

By Lord Mark Malloch-Brown, Chair, Business & Sustainable Development Commission, former UNDP Administrator and Ex-UN Deputy Secretary-General, and UK Minister of State for Africa, Asia and the United Nations Learn more about this timely topic at the upcoming Global Forum … Continue reading

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WANTED: 1000 Hackers to Help Change the World in 3 Days

110 Nigerians could become Sustainable Development Goal Entrepreneur. Hurry and register. Continue reading

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Register your interest for the Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development: 1-3 March, Bonn, Germany — UN SDG Action Campaign

WHEN 1-3 March 2017 WHERE World Conference Center, Bonn, Germany ONLINE GlobalFestivalofIdeas.org @GlobalFestIdeas#GFI4SD In September 2015, 193 world leaders agreed to 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all. We need a … Continue reading

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