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[UN SDG Action Awards] - Calling on SDG advocacy change makers from across the globe for the UN SDG Action Awards

The UN SDG Action Campaign will recognize individuals, civil society organizations, subnational governments, foundations, networks, or private sector leaders from across the globe for the most innovative, impactful and transformative initiatives building a global movement of action for the SDGs, in the second edition of the UN SDG Action Awards.

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Richard Huggard
[INVITATION] Together 2030 Special Webinar - Tomorrow: Thursday December 6, 9:30 AM (EST)

In follow up to the launch of Engaging parliaments on the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs: representation, accountability and implementation – a handbook for civil society earlier in July, this Webinar intends to present the value of engaging with parliaments- its opportunities and challenges- as well as offer practical ways to engage by showcasing experiences at national level in engaging with parliaments.

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Richard Huggard
VNR Handbook – 2019 Edition

The 2019 Edition of the Handbook for the Preparation of Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs), prepared by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) is now available. Please, check here and attached.

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Richard Huggard
Urgent deadline: Opportunity for CSOs in countries reporting in the UNECE region

As part of the preparatory process for the 2019 Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs), UNDESA is organizing a knowledge exchange session between volunteer countries, UN entities, international organizations and stakeholders to showcase tools, methodologies and approaches that could support the VNR process at national level.

The session will be held on 17 October 2018, from 15:00 – 18:00 at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Richard Huggard
ICPD +25 conference app now available for download

The app provides easy access to the agenda and other conference materials, as well as a number of additional interactive features, designed to help you make most of your participation in the conference. 

The app was developed as part of the “Papersmart” model aimed at reducing the amount of printed papers.

Please follow the below instructions to get the app on your phone:    

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Richard Huggard
Call for Suggestions for CSO Statement

Your opportunity to contribute to the CSO Statement for the UNECE Conference… 

The Informal Steering Group (ISG) invites you to share your ideas, recommendations, and issues for inclusion in the CSO Statement  that will be delivered at the UNECE Regional Conference on ICPD+25 on 1-2 October.

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Richard Huggard