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22 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

Concept Note for the Regional Capacity-building Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals Modelling for the Least Developed Countries in Asia and the Pacific, 30 June 2016
Vientiane, Lao PDR

22 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

The freedom accorded to governments on how to achieve the ambitious and holistic 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development raises the critical issue of how countries should adapt the Sustainable Development Goals at the national level. This paper presents an analytical framework that merges methods from complexity science with economic analyses to address this issue of adaptation.

22 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a laudable attempt to portray a comprehensive global vision towards progress in a plethora of socioeconomic and environmental issues that we face today. However, this holistic view of progress presents countries with substantial difficulties in implementation in that the 17 goals and 169 targets are inherently complex and intertwined.

23 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

The Asia-Pacific least developed countries (LDCs) have been making remarkable progress towards meeting the criteria for graduation. However, the high level of economic vulnerability to exogenous shocks, particularly those associated with natural disasters and climate change, has repeatedly disrupted the graduation process, leaving doubts on the ability of those countries to sustain their development gains in the long run.

23 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

The small island developing States (SIDS) of the Pacific face unique development challenges because of their small size, remoteness from major markets, limited export base and exposure to global environmental challenges. Energy security and diversification of the energy mix have been major drivers for renewable policies and targets in the Pacific islands. This policy brief focuses on the targets for electricity generation from renewables set by Pacific SIDS and discusses the key policy considerations and challenges related to those targets.

 
21 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

This is the tentative programme of the Regional Conference/Forum for Logistics Service Providers to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia on 23 June 2016.

 
16 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

This is the list of participants for the Post Disaster Needs Assessment Workshop for SAARC Countries, held in Chilaw, Sri Lanka from 26 to 29 April 2016.

 
16 Jun 2016
Official documents

This is a Statement by Honorable Minister Lyonpo Lekey Dorji, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Royal Government of Bhutan, at the Regional Workshop on Opportunities and Challenges in Using Evidence-based Trade Policy for the Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals, 15 June 2016, Hotel Namgay Heritage, Thimphu.

 
15 Jun 2016
Official documents
 
15 Jun 2016
Official documents

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