RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS FORUM ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT 

The Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development 2017 will introduce a more integrated approach to implementing the 17 SDGs, provide solutions for accelerating action, and tools for measuring performance and impact. Case studies on progress will be presented from businesses, governments, UN agencies, NGOs, investors and international experts. Innovation for financing the SDGs will remain high on the agenda this year. Two years since the goals were adopted, RBF 2017 will bring together more than 600 leaders to share commitments to action, report on progress and together define a framework for measuring performance and impact.

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OUR STORIES OF CHANGE

UNDP in Maldives

Save our ocean

What did school-goers learn about in their marine ecosystem snorkel session? Have a look on this and more in this cool video on the “Save Our Oceans” Event organized by Save the Beach And UNDP Maldives recently! MORE >

UNDP in Papua New Guinea

"Driving The Change" - new documentary about Sustainable Development Goals in PNG

It's about the challenging journey of a remote community in Papua New Guinea, who - despite many difficulties - managed to bring economic development to its people, providing them with livelihood opportunities, water, electricity and many more. MORE >

UNDP in Lao PDR

This is Development: The Sustainable Development Goals in Lao PDR

What does it mean to have a goal? This film shows how the people of Lao PDR pursue their goals, committed with hearts and minds, step by step. Find out what moves them, what pushes them forward, and how they work towards a more sustainable future, together. MORE >

UNDP in Viet Nam

Local knowledge: A key factor of success for natural forest protection

An effort by the UN-REDD Viet Nam Phase II Programme to protect medicinal plants and natural forests in My Phuong commune, Bac Kan province. MORE >

UNDP in Indonesia

Reza Rahadian and Eva Celia Bringing Water for Life in East Sumba

Reza Rahadian and Eva Celia as UNDP SDGs Movers visited Napu village in East Sumba to present the result of Bring Water for Life, UNDP Indonesia’s first crowdfunding campaign. The fund collected from the campaign is used to build a solar water pump in Napu by KOPPESDA, an NGO partner based in East Sumba, with supervision from UNDP Indonesia. MORE >

UNDP in Afghanistan

After Half a Life of Working in UNDP, Farida has Seen a lot, Learned a lot and Helped a lot of People

Farida Alam is UNDP Afghanistan’s longest-serving member of staff. She’s been with us for 25 years – a period in which Afghanistan and UNDP have seen astonishing changes. MORE >

 

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