More than 2.3 million people die every year as a result of occupational accidents or work-related diseases. That’s 6,300 workers every day. See how the #SDGs can help: [ Bit.ly Link ] #SafeDay
More than 23 million people die every year as a result of
What opportunities do the #SDGs bring for the European Union? Our Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs Thomas Gass explains in a blog post published on the International Development Blog of the German Development Institute. Read it here: [ Bit.ly Link ] #GlobalGoals
What opportunities do the SDGs bring for the European Union Our Assistant
To localize the SDGs, we must engage civil society, businesses, people and scientists. They support integrated and inclusive SDG implementation.

Follow the discussions live via UN Web TV during the last day of the 16th session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) to find out more about the reports and topics for next year’s session. Tune in here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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We are live from the Indigenous Media Zone at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at UN Headquarters in New York! Today’s discussion will focus on indigenous youth – walking between two worlds. Follow our conversation with Sarah Lynn Jancke, Global Indigenous Youth Caucus (Arctic), hosted by Albert Barume. #WeAreIndigenous #UNPFII16 #UNDRIP
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We will be streaming live again today from the Indigenous Media Zone! Don’t miss our talk on indigenous youth – walking between two worlds starting at 9:30 am EDT! #WeAreIndigenous #UNPFII16
We will be streaming live again today from the Indigenous Media Zone
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Forests cover 30% of land, but 3MN hectares are lost every year. Today the UN General Assembly adopted a new UN Strategic Plan and 6 Global Forest Goals! Protect, restore and plant to support the UN’s target to increase forests by 3% by 2030! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Forests cover 30 of land but 3MN hectares are lost every year
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Remember to register for The Ocean Conference before 8 May! Get the details here: oceanconference.un.org #SaveOurOcean #GlobalGoals #SDGs
Remember to register for The Ocean Conference before 8 May Get the
Estamos transmitiendo en vivo desde la zona de medios indígenas en la ONU! Sigue la conversación con Miguel Ángel Mancera Espinosa (Jefe de Gobierno de la Ciudad de México), Porfirio Muñoz Ledo (Comisionado para la Reforma Política de la Ciudad de México), y Mardonio Carballo Manuel (Ex Diputado Constituyente, Representante Indígena). Moderado por Álvaro Esteban Pop
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We’re getting ready for another FB live event in the Indigenous Media Zone at 10:30 am EDT! This time our live event here on this page, will be broadcast in Spanish and feature a conversation on indigenous rights in Mexico City’s constitution. Stay tuned!

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What can you do about the scourge of plastic bags? Don’t just reduce your own use, call on leaders and businesses to cut theirs for #CleanSeas: [ Bit.ly Link ] #SaveOurOcean
What can you do about the scourge of plastic bags Dont just
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Local authorities play a critical role in implementing the SDGs. Does your local government speak about the SDGs? Is it well equipped to support its implementation?

These issues will be raised as the Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) convenes in New York this week. Tune in this afternoon at 3 pm EDT to follow the afternoon session: [ Webtv.un.org Link ]

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We are live from the Indigenous Media Zone at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at UN Headquarters in New York! Today’s discussion will focus on the struggle over indigenous lands and territories. Follow our dialogue with Bidhayak Chakma (Chittagong, Bangladesh), Brenda White Bull (Lakota, United States) and Cristina Coc (Ketchi Maya, Belize). The dialogue is moderated by Joan...
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Be sure to tune in here on this page at 9:30 am EDT, when we will go live again from the Indigenous Media Zone! We’ll put a spotlight on the struggle over indigenous lands and territories. #WeAreIndigenous #UNPFII16 #UNDRIP
Be sure to tune in here on this page at 930 am
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We’re streaming live from the #UNPFII16 and tonight’s cultural event, speaking with K’ala Marka, an Aymara musical group from Bolivia, who will be performing here at UN Headquarters tonight. #WeAreIndigenous #SomosIndigenas
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Ana Maria Quispe
Elizabeth Gutierrez Fernandez
Estamos transmitiendo en vivo desde la zona de medios indígenas en la ONU! Sigue la conversación con diputados indígenas: Tania Pariona Tarqui (Congresista, Perú) y Lourdes Tibán Guala (Congresista, Ecuador). Moderado por Tarcila Rivera #SomosIndigenas
Lizethe B. Méndez
Oriana Mora Rodriguez
Pedro Murillo
We’re getting ready for another FB live event in the Indigenous Media Zone in just one hour! This time our live event here on this page, will be broadcast in Spanish and featuring a conversation with indigenous Members of Parliament.

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Were getting ready for another FB live event in the Indigenous Media
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Watch now: UN General Assembly event 10 yrs after the adoption of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: [ Bit.ly Link ] #WeAreIndigenous
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ICTs are key factors in realizing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). They support coordinated action across public sector agencies and help mobilize society. They also facilitate transparent and accountable governments, allow for harnessing large amounts of data in policy.

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Participation in decision-making, including women’s leadership will be discussed at #UNPFII16. Learn more here: bit.ly/UNPFII16 #WeAreIndigenous #UNDRIP
Participation in decisionmaking including womens leadership will be discussed at
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We are live from the Indigenous Media Zone at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at UN Headquarters in New York! Today’s discussion will hone in on 10 years of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, featuring a dialogue between Willie Littlechild (Canada) and Åsa Larsson-Blind (Sweden), moderated by Myrna Cunningham: How far have we come - where do we go from here?...
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