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Gleh Huston Appleton

The Sustainable Development Goals go mobile in Uganda

We are always running these days, as we are constantly on the move. We run to catch the bus, run to get a coffee, or run with a coffee to make an appointment. As people deal with the many issues ...
Lars Tushuizen

How would Napoleon have approached the 2030 Agenda?

For months the trumpets sounded and the drums beat on a new milestone in UN development — a beautiful baby, called Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), was born. It’s neither a boy ...
Amir Abdulla , Magdy Martínez-Solimán , Omar Abdi

The Sustainable Development Goals are coming to life

By Magdy Martínez-Solimán, UN Assistant Secretary-General and Director, Bureau for Policy and Programme Support, UNDP | Omar Abdi, UN Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director, ...
Astrid Marschatz , Mohamed Mutasim

Involving the UN in Sudan in the data revolution

There’s no way back from data! Organizing information, understanding trends and making strategic decisions based on data is becoming an inexorable necessity. Many initiatives have highlighted the ...
Sandra Cavallo , Xenia Siminciuc

Embracing diversity in Moldova, from theory to practice

Last year the Diversity Task Force of the United Nations in Moldova tasked us, its communication focal points, with conducting an internal diversity survey to verify the degree of diversity among ...