UN DESA Monthly Newsletter for July 2023

Monthly Newsletter: Vol 27, No. 7 – July 2023
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This is how we can turbocharge the global goals

This month, government representatives, businesses, civil society organizations, young people and other international actors will gather for the High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development, taking place on 10-19 July 2023 at UN Headquarters in New York. They all come together with one purpose: to review and assess progress to achieve the global goals.

Expert Voices

Seeking synergies: How can action on climate and the SDGs work together?

How can the world effectively address the climate emergency and the challenges in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) simultaneously, in order to maximize their impact? We spoke with Luis Gomez Echeverri, co-lead of the Expert Group on Climate and SDG Synergies convened by UN DESA and UNFCCC secretariat in May 2023, to shed light on this question.

How does climate action relate to the SDGs? 

Things You Need To Know

5 things you should know about the SDG Stimulus to deliver the 2030 Agenda

Without sufficient financing, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will remain distant. Raising these resources has become even more urgent following successive global crises. Amid difficult economic and financial conditions, and without mitigating actions, further backsliding of the SDGs is highly likely. Commitment to the SDG Stimulus can jumpstart investment at scale to achieve the 2030 Agenda. Here are 5 things you need to know: