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Sustainable Development & DRR

Global Goals campaign announced, UNDP key partner

3 September 2015

As world leaders prepare to adopt the UN’s Global Goals for Sustainable Development, the biggest ever collaboration of campaigners, artists, sports stars, performers and companies unite to tell seven billion people in seven days 'It’s Time To Change The World.' On 25th September at the UN, 193 world leaders will adopt the Global Goals to tackle climate change for everyone by 2030 among others...



With disaster risk increasing globally due to increasing vulnerability to natural hazards, it has become obvious that the SDGs will require a risk-sensitive approach to ensure their accelerated achievement and sustainability.

Disaster risk reduction is an integral part of sustainable development and therefore an important element for the achievement of the MDGs.