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UNDP Asia-Pacific 16h
At the 1st Sustainable Development Jeju International Conference last week, APAC deputy director Valerie Cliff underscored the importance of localizing the Sustainable Development Goals, aligning local government planning, budgets and results with the SDGs.
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UNDP Asia-Pacific 20h
How is - along with partners within and outside the United Nations system - helping countries not only to realise but to RAISE their ambition when it comes to ? explains: 🌏
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UNDP Climate 20h
With the capacity to store millions of cubic meters of water, Colombo's wetlands are one of the city's biggest defenses against flooding. The wetlands are mitigating too, their soils est. to contain approx.1.43 million metric tons of carbon
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 23
Many researchers now believe the collapse of Angkor - the capital of the ancient Khmer empire and once the world’s largest city - was -related. More than 1,000 years on, Cambodia is reducing risk and reaping resilience through :
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 23
In the latest step towards addressing the impacts of , Bhutan has launched -supported project to advance its future adaptation plans
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UNDP Climate Jun 21
Approximately 10 million people to benefit from this project focused on enhancing the resilience of India’s coastal communities with
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 19
In 2000, heavy rainfall led to extensive flooding in , affecting 21 provinces & causing widespread damage to crops & food production, displacement & disease. Severe floods have struck again in the years since. The first step to addressing? :
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UNDP Climate Jun 19
With the capacity to store millions of cubic meters of water, Colombo's wetlands are one of the city's biggest defenses against flooding. The wetlands are mitigating too, their soils est. to contain approx.1.43 million metric tons of carbon
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LDC Chair Jun 17
It's time to focus on raising ambition to meet the 1.5C goal, protect our communities from impacts of climate change and take forward tangible actions on the ground. We must come together to create a safe and prosperous future for all.
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 17
Asia is the world’s economic powerhouse. The tremendous economic, social, and technological progress over the last 50 years has led to many successes. Here are 12 stories where Asia-Pacific countries have benefited from each others' experiences. 👏
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 16
Looks great! And what a set of goals for the world to aspire to.
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Hilde Hardeman Jun 13
Humbled by courage and personal commitment of young people standing up for and thank you ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁦
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 13
Stories are powerful. Stories bring communities together, bridge divides, & promote understanding. Proud to celebrate the partnership between + through storytelling projects like . Together, we're working for a more peaceful future 🤝
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 13
27 Small Island Developing States have come together in a bid to manage and eliminate toxic chemicals and waste. The initiative is backed by $450 million in funding from and partners.
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Staffan Herrström Jun 11
Inspiring to attend - together with over 700 participants! So much to do in the area of business and human rights. Gaining momentum now. Sweden is happy to support through and our Embassy in partnership with
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Livio Sarandrea Jun 11
Ready..Set..Go. Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum in Bangkok starts with Assistant Secretary General and Deputy SG of Kono Masamichi addressing 700 participants from CSOs, Govmts and Business.
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AP-INTACT Network Jun 11
Follow to learn more about how different organizations in the Asia-Pacific Region are working to achieve , tackle , and promote &
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jun 11
This year Cambodia is facing ongoing hot and dry El Niño conditions, likely to continue over the next three months. With , reliable forecasts are ever more important for local farmers to plan what, and when, to plant: 🌾
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UN Development Jun 4
🚩Are you breathing ? Nine out of 10 people worldwide🌎🌍🌏 are breathing😷unsafe air. This , join the global movement to . ➡️
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UK in Thailand 🇬🇧 Jun 11
🇬🇧 joined forces with to promote transparency, accountability & anti-corruption for sustainable development in Asia-Pacific. stressed the importance of regional cooperation to achieve the 2030 Agenda & through innovative anti-corruption movement.
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