A social enterprise, we connect and inform 900,000+ development, health, humanitarian, and sustainability professionals through news, business intelligence, and funding & career opportunities so . April 16, 2015 – on april 17, 2015, sdsn, the world bank, and un foundation will host a high-level side event during the world bank & imf spring meetings, entitled “the data revolution for sustainable development”. A post-2015 fiscal revolution 3 min intervention for owg 11 never before has the world enjoyed such abundant resources to realize just and sustainable development for all people everywhere. 1 technology innovation and industrial revolution for sustainable development in china professor qian yi, vice president, world federation of engineering organisations. In our next installment on this blog, we will feature an interview with robert kirkpatrick, director of the united nations global pulse, a flagship innovation initiative of the united nations secretary-general that works to harness data for sustainable development and humanitarian action.
Earth industrial revolution the industrial revolution began in the late 18 th and early 19 th centuries in britain, before spreading around the world coal, oil and gas (collectively termed fossil fuels ) offered levels of energy production previously undreamed of, leading to shifts towards factory-based systems and the mass production of . Sustainable development in the arab revolution cisdl legal research fellow kishan khoday in this undp research paper, kishan khoday explores the nexus between the commodity boom and the emergence of social accountability movements for change. Harnessing the digital revolution for sustainable development 3d printers and digital production sites – socalled maker spaces and fabrication laboratories or fablabs – allow the free sharing and continued worldwide development of knowledge, software and blueprints.
Sustainable development summit 2015 ‘revolution needed’ for world to meet sustainable development goals un anti-poverty targets are still out of reach, an overseas development institute study . From “(r)evolution” to sustainable development: current features and perspectives abstract this article aims to address the issue of sustainable development (sd) in an evolutionary perspective within its multidisciplinary scope. Global partnership for sustainable development data: the open, multi-stakeholder network works to harness the data revolution for sustainable development with over 150 partners, the global partnership seeks to galvanize political commitment, align strategic priorities, foster collaboration, spur innovation and build trust. The global partnership for sustainable development data is a global network bringing together governments, the private sector, and civil society organizations dedicated to using the data revolution to achieve the sustainable development goals.
A new funding stream to support the data revolution for sustainable development should be endorsed at the “third international conference on financing for development”, in addis ababa in july 2015. Edward ojedo sustainable living february 6, 2017 march 22, 2017 sustainable living 0 comment sustainable living over the recent past, one of the most popular narratives championed by socioeconomic reformers is the one that advocates for sustainable lifestyle choices. The success of the sustainable development goals, which will be adopted on september 25 at a special united nations summit, will depend on the ability of. Internationally, the data revolution has emerged as a key paradigm encapsulating the transformational change needed in the production, sharing and use of data to drive and monitor sustainable development.
Sustainable development as a civilizational revolution a multidisciplinary approach to the challenges of the 21st century will be invaluable to graduate and post-graduate students following advanced courses on sustainable development, scientists dealing with sustainable development, and academia interested in environmental and social sciences. Against the background of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development and its sustainable development goals (sdgs), the main challenge for statistics is to manage the data revolution in support of sustainable development. For sustainable development and humanitarian action united nations global pulse a flagship innovation initiative of the united nations secretary-general on the data revolution. The first un world data forum (wdf) will be hosted by statistics south africa it is expected to bring together public and private measurements experts, statistical producers, information system specialists, and users, as well as all other key stakeholders to discuss data for sustainable development .
Join the (r)evolution engineering is a powerful force for positive change so we created the odebrecht award for sustainable development—to give students a chance to bring your best ideas to us and to the world. The un secretary-general has asked an independent expert advisory group to make concrete recommendations for a data revolution in sustainable development. 651 after the green revolution sustainable and equitable agricultural development gordon r conway and edward b barbier despite impressive results, the green revolution has encountered major problems of equity, stability and sustainability, calling for a 'new phase' of agricultural research and development. From “(r)evolution” to sustainable development: current features and perspectives abstract this article aims to address the issue of sustainable development (sd) in an evolu- tionary perspective within its multidisciplinary scope.