The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with the All China Youth Federation, kicked off today in Beijing the Asia-Pacific Forum on Youth Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The Forum aims to foster youth-led entrepreneurship and accelerate the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Focusing on localising the SDGs and realising poverty eradication, this symposium promotes the implementation of the SDGs in ASEAN. Find our event information here
If we are lucky, in our lifetimes we will never experience a disaster. Never know what it is to have our homes washed away by a flash flood or flee an approaching tsunami.
Here are five Asia-Pacific teams to watch out for at this year’s High Level Political Forum.
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Less than 1 percent of published books in developing countries are available in accessible formats for people with print disabilities
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