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2nd Part of the 43rd Meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol (OEWG 43)
With two urgent technical issues on its agenda, the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol will reconvene virtually for the second part of its 43rd meeting.
Island Responses to COVID-19 - In the Context of Climate Resilience and Sustainable Development through the Local2030 Islands Network
This event showcased the ways in which islands are coming together through the Local2030 Island Network to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) during the Decade of Action, despite the current challenges faced due to the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change impacts.
Building Post-COVID Recovery around Wealth rather than GDP
This side event introduced examples of expanded wealth measures and demonstrated the ways in which they can be used to prioritize post-COVID recovery investments while promoting and contributing to SDGs 8 (decent work and economic growth), 13 (climate action), and 17 (partnerships for the Goals).
Forests, Trees and Poverty Alleviation in Africa: An Expanded Policy Brief
The launch of the expanded Policy Brief for African Stakeholders on Forests, Trees and Poverty Alleviation in Africa will raise awareness of the role of forests and trees to alleviate poverty.
HLPF 2021 Local and Regional Governments’ Day and Forum
Local and Regional Governments (LRG) met on the sidelines of the UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) during an LRG Day and a two-day LRG Forum.
Satoyama Initiative: Healthy Planet, Healthy People
This event will explore the role of socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes (SEPLS) in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
Towards a Road to Sustainable and Resilient Recovery in Mountains
This event addressed the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2021 theme of sustainable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic towards achieving the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development by contributing to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 1 (no poverty), 2 (zero…
Berlin Forum Press Conference
The Berlin Forum on Chemicals and Sustainability was preceded by a press conference launching the report on Digital Children and Digital Dumpsites E-waste Exposure and Children’s Health.
2021 Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (BRS COPs)
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