The Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 themed “The Future is Now: Science for Achieving Sustainable Development” was launched yesterday. This report was requested by all countries to evaluate the progress on the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and is the first of its kind since the landmark Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted four years ago. The report finds that the current development model is not sustainable, and the progress made in the last two decades is in danger of being reversed through worsening social inequalities and potentially irreversible decline in the national environment that sustains us.
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This year, the UN has identified the theme of International Youth Day 2019 as “Transforming education”, highlighting efforts to make education more inclusive and accessible for all youth, including efforts by youth themselves.Read More
The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Bhutan, Mr. Gerald Daly, presented his credentials to the Honorable Prime Minister, Lyonchen Dr. Lotay Tshering today. This follows the de-linking of the RC System from the UNDP on 01 January 2019, as a result of the UN Secretary-General’s Reform of the UN Development System. The RC system brings […]Read More
A two-day CSO Bhutan capacity building workshop based on applied learning principles was organized by the UN Bhutan in collaboration with Bhutan Foundation, Civil Society Organization Authority and partners from Australia. .Read More
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