SDG Update – 5 October 2017

POLICY BRIEFS Monthly Forecast: October 2017 Content Editors, SDG Knowledge Hub October 2017 begins on the tails of a General Debate at the opening of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) that highlighted the global support accorded to multilateral sustainable development approaches, with 140 of the 196 …

Puerto Rico: Rebuild with Microgrids – Renewable Energy World

 Puerto Rico: Rebuild with Microgrids October 4, 2017 By Mahesh Bhave Founder, CEO  Puerto Rico presents a near perfect opportunity to rebuild the electricity infrastructure from scratch in accord with technologies of the present — solar panels, batteries, wind turbines, and perhaps small generators — optimally combined in steps of …

Join WECAN at Bonn UNFCCC COP23 Climate Talks

Presenters stand in solidarity during a WECAN COP22 Morocco event  – Photo via Emily Arasim/WECAN Dear Friends and Allies,    This November 6 through 17, 2017, the Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network will take action and advocate on the ground in Bonn, Germany during the the United Nations Framework Convention …

Earth Charter News October 2017// Noticias Carta de la Tierra Octubre 2017

Earth Charter News October, 2017Registration Open: Online Certificate Programme on ESD 2018 This unique programme is designed to provide participants with the understanding, knowledge, and skills to integrate education for sustainable development in their work. It offers a space to learn about the SDGs. Read more Leadership, Sustainability and Ethics …

Announcing the 2018 Toilet Accelerator FINALISTS! Toilet Board Coalition

Announcing the FINALISTS  for the 2018 Toilet Accelerator Programme!We are delighted to announce our selected FINALISTS for the 2018 Toilet Accelerator Programme!  Congratulations to all! Following extensive review of the shortlisted applications, the Selection Committee has chosen this group of very exciting businesses which will advance to the next round for …