The second week of the UNGA brings further discussions on country progress on the MDGs and where their priorities lie in the post-2015 discussions. priorities such as, gender equality, women's empowerment, peace and security, oceans and SIDS, and countries graduating from least developing country status.
Posted by CID sourced from World We Want on 30 September 2014
"The main message of the dialogues and of this report is that, irrespective of income status or region, the implementation of the new agenda will depend on actions taken at national and local levels. It is there that attention will need to be focused and investments made, if we are to make the transformative shifts which advancing human and sustainable development requires."
Posted by CID sourced from Mashable on 30 September 2014
More people are using mobile devices to open emails and browse the internet, therefore, small businesses need to ensure their websites are mobile friendly. This article has put together a list of 32 of the best responsive email templates for small businesses, such as NGOs.
Posted by CID sourced from PIF Secretariat on 30 September 2014
Ban Ki-moon assures Pacific leaders that they are still high on the agenda following the SIDS conference earlier this year by noting that “The SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (Samoa Pathway) should be high on the agenda of the General Assembly, ECOSOC and the High-Level Political Forum. UN regional commissions are fully engaged in carrying out its provisions.”
Posted by CID sourced from Washington Post on 30 September 2014
Feeling overwhelmed by the masses of social media activism projects, Alicia Keys has made efforts to go further than simply posting and hastagging and providing funding to important organisations through #WeAreHere