United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs
Simonetta Di Pippo, Oct 10, 2017
We also work to ensure that all humankind benefits from space activities, particularly developing countries and non-spacefaring nations.
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Ankur Dhawan, Sep 27, 2017
A social enterprise in the Nilgiri hills of South India run by a tribal community offers an opportunity for travellers to enjoy the breathtaking beauty of nature, consume sustainably and generate incomes for the community.
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Arun Nanda, Sep 27, 2017
The Indian hospitality industry today recognises the potential benefits of sustainability and is adopting various measures to promote it. Arun Nanda of Club Mahindra Holidays on the future of sustainable tourism for the hospital industry.
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Nayana RenuKumar, Sep 27, 2017
Tourism accounts for a growing share of the economies around the world, the industry and policymakers have a responsibility to ensure that tourism is healthy, sustainable and beneficial for local communities. Nayana RenuKumar, Head of Public Policy, Airbnb on the future of sustainable travel.
Yury Fedotov, Sep 25, 2017
A large number of victims are trapped in a hopeless circle of migrant smuggling and trafficking. Oped by Yury Fedotov, Executive Director at the UN Office on Drugs and Crime on the Global Compact on migration.
Amina J Mohammed, Sep 18, 2017
Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed's address at the inaugural CEO Roundtable organised by the UN Global Compact to take stock on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
António Guterres, Sep 19, 2017
Leaders from various levels of government, the private sector and civil society highlighted the need for climate action as they convened at United Nations Headquarters, where Secretary-General António Guterres warned that current pledges and plans are insufficient to keep global temperature rise to well below 2 degrees.
Amina J Mohammed, Sep 19, 2017
Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed's remarks at the World Leaders for Universal Health Coverage high-level discussion co-hosted by Japan and WHO.
Yuri Afanasiev, Sep 13, 2017
Read UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India Yuri Afanasiev's oped in The Times of India on how one billion Aadhaar numbers linked to one billion bank accounts and one billion mobile phones could transform service delivery -- and more.
Multiple Authors, Sep 11, 2017
Ek Duniya Ek Awaaz provides an overview about Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and how India is gearing up to achieve goals that aim to create a more equitable and just society. The 27 episode series was aired on AIR FM Rainbow India 102.6 MHz every Wednesday between 4.30 and 4.45pm. It is produced and broadcast jointly by National Foundation for India and OneWorld Foundation India.