4 May 2017
We would like to bring to your kind attention the event taking place on Thursday 4 May 2017, at 10:00, at the International Labour Organization (Room II). This event is convened under the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) in collaboration with the Geneva Environment Network. PAGE...
3 May 2017 to 5 May 2017
The UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) will hold the Arab Regional Forum for Sustainable Development from 3-5 May 2017. For more information visit the UN web page on regional forums.
28 April 2017
Green Talks LIVE - Green finance and investment: Using policy levers to accelerate green capital flows If we are serious about limiting the global temperature rise to below 2°C, significant investment in low-carbon infrastructure is needed. To accelerate capital flows, low-carbon investments must...
26 April 2017 to 28 April 2017
The Forum will be State-led and open to the participation of all Latin American and Caribbean countries. It will be convened under the auspices of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and will be guided by the principles established for all follow-up and review...
25 April 2017
In the second year of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Regional Forum on Sustainable Development follows up on and reviews their implementation in the UNECE region. Focusing on practical value-added and peer learning, it creates a regional space to share policy...
24 April 2017 to 5 May 2017
The thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention (BC COP-13), the eighth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention (RC COP-8) and the eighth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention (SC COP-8) will be held from 24...
4 April 2017
The President of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Peter Thomson, announced that his office will hold a High-Level event on Sustainable Finance in April 2017. This will be part of the ongoing efforts of the UNGA President's office to drive implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)...
4 April 2017 to 5 April 2017
The sessions scheduled to take place during this two-day Summit will include: the importance of community-centric mini grids in energy access; developing a regulatory framework to drive renewable energy development in East Africa; the African renewable energy initiative: unlocking the potential of...
3 April 2017 to 5 April 2017
The 3rd Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All, or SEforAll) Forum will take place from 3-5 April 2017, in New York, US, on the theme of 'Going Further, Faster – Together'. The Forum will serve as a marketplace to help broker new partnerships and ideas, spur investment and drive action towards...
29 March 2017 to 31 March 2017
The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) will hold the annual Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) in preparation for the 2017 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF). The APFSD will be preceded by an Asia-Pacific...