All articles for the topic: Sustainable Development Goals


Energy Efficient Data Centres: the Engine to a Sustainable Digital Economy


While digital is driving the industry growth, it is also feeding environmentally damaging consumption. Data centers as the engine of the digital economy are the fastest growing hidden monsters.

Energy News: Partnerships and Tools on Clean Energy Aim to Contribute to Multiple SDGs

Gold Standard has launched a label to ensure that renewable electricity purchases support multiple SDGs. UN Environment has partnered with China Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Group to boost district energy services.

UNFCCC TEC Convenes Ahead of Bonn Climate Talks, UN Partners Build Capacity on Climate Change and Agriculture, SDGs

The TEC, the policy arm of the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism, convened for its 15th meeting in Bonn, Germany, from 12-15 September 2017.

Tajikistan Reviews Sustainable Development, Environmental Performance

The UNECE has reviewed Tajikistan’s environmental performance. The review identifies deforestation, contamination of food and water, and air pollution from road transport as the country's most pressing environmental challenges.

Publication Showcases Malaysia’s SDG Implementation

Malaysia has released a publication highlighting best practices and initiatives that contribute to achieving the SDGs. Malaysia presented its VNR during the 2017 session of the HLPF.

Colombia, Finland Highlight Ways to Maintain Momentum on SDGs

Colombia and Finland presented their progress on SDG implementation since their 2016 Voluntary National Reviews, highlighting approaches they have taken to maintain the momentum for the SDGs.

UNGA President Briefs G-77/China on SDG Progress

UNGA Peter Thomson gave a briefing to the Group of the 77 and China on his aim to drive meaningful implementation of all 17 SDGs. Thomson also outlined his plans for the rest of UNGA 71, highlighting preparations for the UN Ocean Conference and a series of high-level 'Action Events'.

Dhaka Forum Explores Partnerships for Asia Pacific Integration, SDGs

The 13th Asia Pacific Business Forum explored ways that science, technology and innovation (STI), infrastructure development and human resource development can bring about new forms of partnerships for to promote regional integration and achievement of the SDGs.

Regulatory indicators for sustainable energy: a global scorecard for policy makers

Publication / Report

Energy is at the forefront of the development agenda.

Seventh International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development

Web Resource

The Seventh International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan on 18-21 October 2016.


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