Tag: SDGs

How the UN is working to help over 836 million people still living in extreme poverty

    ‘Ending poverty in all its forms’, one of the UN’s key Sustainable Development Goals is an ambitious task. We’ve broken down some key stats on how this can be achieved and what you can do to help! What’s the goal? By 2030, eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere, currently measured as people […]

Advancing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda

  Australian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Gillian Bird, has announced that Australia will deliver its first voluntary national review on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the UN High-Level Political Forum on July 2018. Heads of State and senior government Ministers from all UN member states use the High-Level Political […]

India’s positive view to meeting SDGs

    India plays a pivotal role in meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to the chief UN development officer based in New Delhi. In an interview with UN News, Yuri Afansiev, the UN Resident Coordinator, and the UNDP’s Resident Representative stated that India is essential to meeting the SDGs set for 2030. According […]