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United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. Follow Executive Secretary Armida Alisjahbana at .
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save lives. Through e-governance initiatives, countries using during all phases of disaster risk management can mitigate risks and provide inclusive preparedness and response:
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United Nations ESCAP 6h
to become the 20th member State to officially become party to the Intergovernmental Agreement Trans-Asian Network! The network now comprises of over 117,500km of railway lines, forging stronger transport links between and .
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United Nations ESCAP 8h
Have you heard? We are now on ! Follow for the latest commentaries, insights on in :
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United Nations in the Pacific 10h
The in Action app has been developed to highlight the Sustainable Development Goals - the world’s to-do list to end poverty, reduce inequalities and tackle climate change! Get your families, friends, schools, offices and communities involved & plan events around the SDG's!
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United Nations ESCAP 11h
has the power to reach the most vulnerable to and poverty, but uptake has been slow in ’s poorest countries. The DIGIT4SD toolkit offers innovative ways to provide better access to ICT services for communities at risk:
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United Nations Jul 21
The 🌏 came together at UNHQ in NYC to review progress towards achieving the .
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 21
Looking forward to Climate Week 2-6 September in ! The brings together climate actors to mobilize ambition & showcase ground-breaking solutions for . Find out more & register here:
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 21
Love singing? Have a knack for writing or poetry? Now you can finally upload that piece you’ve been working on and share stories of youth and sustainability in the Islands. Enter “I am a Youth of a Small Island” Contest today! Sign-up:
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Global Goals Jul 19
8-day long concluded with calls for an increased critical role for local communities and civil society in getting the world back on track to achieving the . Learn what else happened at the closing segment 🔗
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 20
When digital trade facilitation is fully implemented in , the average reduction in trade costs increases by 26.2 percent in the region! Armed with research, experts meet in taking action to make trade easier.
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 19
In we only have sufficient for 34 percent of indicators measuring social development targets. Sound population & social can monitor national and global SDG targets for all 4.6 billion in our region:
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 19
ESCAP Deputy Executive Secretary Hongjoo Hahm met with Director General J. Ian Burchett this Friday to discuss the -funded regional initiative 'Catalyzing Women’s Entrepreneurship,' aimed at enhancing access to capital and for all women entrepreneurs.
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 18
Like taking photos, making videos or visual arts? Show us your vision of sustainable development in the Small Islands Developing States (SIDS). One global winner will be selected, together with regional winners (AIMS, Caribbean, ). Sign-up:
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 18
ends with a strong determination to accelerate progress on the . Closing statements highlighted the need to better link national international elements of follow up & review and better integrate outcomes of the regional forums for into the HLPF.
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 18
Unless progress is accelerated, is on course to miss all of the 17 , ESCAP Executive Secretary told . Read the story and hear the full interview here:
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 18
Sound policies are needed to tackle , & . Here’s what policymakers can do to strengthen civic engagement, empowering ➡️
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 17
Fighting must include the poorest & reduce inequality, says ESCAP Executive Secretary to : “The price tag is highest for those which can least afford it, incl. least developed countries & small island developing States.”
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UNDP Asia-Pacific Jul 17
The world is at a critical juncture in its efforts to tackle the climate emergency. Asia-Pacific Climate Week Gears Up to Boost Climate Ambition. Have you registered?
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 17
Reimagine the blockbuster “Crazy Rich Asians” as a social commentary on – what does it tell us about in a region so prosperous, yet so unequal? Read our joint blog with to find out:
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United Nations ESCAP Jul 17
How can we enhance international cooperation in support of integrated & inclusive approaches to the in and globally? ESCAP Executive Secretary addressed participants at the side event at the .
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