Meetings/Events by topic: Science
2013
Expert Group Meeting on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development Goals
16 Dec 2013 - 16 Dec 2013
Lerner Auditorium, 2920 Broadway, Columbia University
Expert Group meeting for the Global Sustainable Development Report - Future directions and formalization of network of scientific contributors
21 Oct 2013 - 22 Oct 2013
Dubrovnik, Croatia
Expert Group Meeting on Science-Policy Interface
5 Sep 2013 - 5 Sep 2013
New York
Expert Group Meeting on Science and Sustainable Development Goals
20 Mar 2013 - 21 Mar 2013
New York
One of the main outcomes of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), held in Rio de Janeiro in June 2012, was the agreement by Member States to launch a process to develop a set of sustainable development goals (SDGs). A 30-ember open working group (OWG) of the General Assembly is tasked with preparing proposals on the SDGs. The Rio+20 outcome document provides that the OWG should develop modalities to ensure the full involvement of relevant stakeholders, including the scientific community.
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