30 October 2018, Samoa Pathway to be driven by ‘focal points’

In an effort to better coordinate SAMOA Pathway initiatives, a team of delegates developed a list of national focal points on Monday. Leading the development of the focal points was Heidi Schroderus-Fox, Director of the Office of the High Representative […]

8 August 2018, New ECOSOC resolution welcomes the inauguration of the Technology Bank for LDCs

  The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) welcomed in its new resolution adopted on 24th of July 2018 at the Coordination and management Meeting, the operationalization of the Technology Bank for the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and the […]

2 August 2018, UNOHRLLS invited a Togolese journalist to the Sustainable Energy for All Forum in Lisbon

As one of seven winners of the Voices of a Brighter Future journalism competition, Kossi Elom Balao, a Togolese journalist, was invited by the UN-OHRLLS to attend the 2018 Sustainable Energy For All Forum held in Lisbon, Portugal from 2-3 […]

27 July 2018, Technology Bank for least developed countries inaugurated

It is time to celebrate a new member of the UN family, the Technology Bank for Least Developed Countries which was recently inaugurated in Gebze, Turkey. The Bank’s establishment marks the first SDG target achieved – SDG 17.8.   Many UN staff, across […]

19 June 2018 – Tonga hosts UN regional meeting to review programme of action for small islands in the Pacific

Officials from small island developing States in the Pacific region are meeting in the Tongan capital Nuku’alofa to review progress in implementing the SAMOA Pathway*; the dedicated programme of action for small island developing States (SIDS).  In declaring the meeting […]