Sustainable Development Goals


The ambition of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda to “end all forms of poverty”, “achieve sustainable development in all three dimensions” and “leave no one behind” has been widely applauded. But, three years into the SDGs era, hunger is on the rise, poverty now affects almost...
New poverty figures released by the World Bank are something of a watershed moment in calculating just how many poor people there are in the world. For the first time, measurements take into account poverty at different monetary levels – those earning less than $1.90, $3.20 and $5.50 a day...
World's biggest region at serious risk of missing 2030 targets to end all forms of malnutrition-from hunger to obesity
Obesity grows by 3.6 million people every year in the region, while hunger has increased in three countries since 2014, according to a new report from FAO, PAHO, UNICEF and WFP
Focus will be on sustainable water use and soil management, and combating desertification

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