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24 Jun 2016
Official documents
 
24 Jun 2016
Official documents
 
23 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

Tentative Programme for Regional Capacity Building Workshop on SDGs Modelling for the Least Developed Countries in Asia and the Pacific, 30 June 2016, Vientiane, Lao PDR

 
23 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

Tentative Programme for the Regional Workshop on the Adaptation of the 2030 Agenda and the Istanbul Programme of Action at the National Level for Least Developed Countries in Asia and the Pacific, 28-29 June 2016, Vientiane, Lao PDR

 
22 Jun 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

Concept Note for the Regional Workshop on the Adaptation of the 2030 Agenda and the Istanbul Programme of Action at the National Level for Least Developed Countries in Asia and the Pacific, 28-29 June 2016
Vientiane, Lao PDR

 
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.

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