Post-2015 Development Agenda Current Affairs, GK & News
As a launching ceremony of the Group of Friends of Women in Afghanistan in New York on 18 Nov, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed has said that women’s inclusion is critical to sustainable peace and development in Afghanistan, while stressing that the UN is committed to supporting the people and government of Afghanistan in ..
Topics: Amina J. Mohammed • BBC 100 Women • Global politics • Intergovernmental organizations • N-Peace Awards • Organizations • Post-2015 Development Agenda • Sustainable Development Goals • United Nations • War in Afghanistan • Women's rights in Afghanistan
The International Day of Rural Women is celebrated every year on 15th of October to recognize the crucial role of women and girls in ensuring the sustainability of rural households and communities, improving rural livelihoods and overall wellbeing. The 2018 theme “Sustainable infrastructure, services and social protection for gender equality and the empowerment of rural ..
On 25 September 2015, the United Nations has adopted the resolution on “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development“, which has 169 targets in 17 goals called Sustainable Development Goals. These goals are legally non-binding and have succeeded the eight MDGs, which were adopted in 2000 for fifteen years in Rio 20+ summit. ..
Topics: Millennium Development Goals • Natural environment • Post-2015 Development Agenda • Poverty reduction • Sustainability • Sustainable Development • Sustainable Development Goal 16 • Sustainable Development Goals • United Nations