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Twitter Web App : 🇧🇾On 3 – 4 December 2019, the 3rd session of the UNECE Working Party on PPP took place in Geneva. The Belarusian delegation was headed by Ms. Iryna Kalenchak of Минэкономики.
During the session #Belarus was elected as Vice-Chairman of the Bureau of the Working Group.

Twitter Web App : .Susanne Pedersen, Assistant Director-General at the Global Green Growth Institute GGGI met with Executive Secretary Olga Algayerova
UNECE and #GGGI will cooperate on the organization of the 9th #Environment for #Europe (#EfE) Ministerial Conference in #Nicosia in 2021

Twitter Web App : #SocialExclusion is complex, multidimensional & diverse - both in its manifestations & the ways it's understood.

UNECE, together with experts from #cesUNECE countries, ECLAC EU_Eurostat OECD Statistics+UN Development is advancing work on recommendations for its statistical measurement twitter.com/MDiplomacyWORL…

iPhone : How can cities create the optimal conditions for sustainability innovation?

🏙️ These any many other questions are being addressed today, as UNECE hosts the international conference “Smart and Sustainable Cities: the Role of Governance and Innovation”.

iPhone : Day 2 of Water Convention Convention Global workshop on Exchange of Data & Information in Transboundary Basins.

First session focuses on the Legal Basis & Institutional Framework.

Prof S McCaffrey, member of #WaterConvention Implementation Committee, opens the panel of speakers.

Hootsuite Inc. : By 2050 in #Belarus, the share of people aged 65 or older is expected to reach 25%. 7.5% of the population is projected to be aged 80+

UNECE has released a Road Map to help Belarus respond to the policy challenges & opportunities of population #ageing: unece.org/index.php?id=5…

Twitter Web App : Smart & #Sustainable Cities: the Role of Governance & #Innovation Policy – UNECE conference kicks off at UN Geneva, mobilizing cities + experts to share experiences of #smartcity approaches, citizen engagement+more

Twitter Web App : We have to choose between the path of surrender - letting the climate emergency jeopardize everyone on this planet - or the path of hope, sustainable solutions & successful #ClimateAction.

My remarks at #COP25: bit.ly/2rPd8PW

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Twitter Web App : #cities occupy 3% of the Earth’s land but account for at least 70 percent of carbon emissions! How can cities reduce their environmental impact? The first UNECE Forum of Mayors on #ClimateAction in 2020 will give local governments a platform to exchange ideas on this topic!

iPhone : Globally 286 river and lake basins, and 592 aquifers are shared by 153 countries. This reliance makes cooperation a necessity.

Add a water basin level on your country map to see which countries that share water bodies: buff.ly/33ZcLjF

Twitter Web App : Between ideals and reality ... ⚖️Following international commitments made by @unecehlm, National #housingpolicies have to provide an affordable and decent accommodation for all ! 🏘️

📚Defining #SocialHousing is a first step 👉europa.eu/!qu96Br

Twitter Web App : The UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has launched a Knowledge Hub on Statistics for SDGs

The Hub will help countries develop and communicate statistics on the #SDGs, and formulate and evaluate evidence-driven policies

#Data4Good #GlobalGoals


Twitter Web App : Speeding up border-crossing helps #LLDCs harness #trade + #logistics, shifting from #LandlockedToLandlinked

Big potential with digitalization of #TIR Convention, which already reduces cross-border transport times for goods by up to 80% +costs up to 38%
6 Dec side event @ UNHQ👇 twitter.com/UNOHRLLS/statu…

Twitter Web App : .UNECE launches Knowledge Hub on #Statistics for #SDGs to support evidence-driven policies

➡️Steering Group from #Poland & #Sweden to oversee activities

The Knowledge Hub is the first part of the UNECE Regional Platform on #Statistics for #SDGs


Twitter Web App : Dr Komlan Sangbana (Ph.D), Legal Officer with Water Convention Convention secretariat, presents on The contribution of #river #basin organizations in Africa to the implementation of #international #water #law.

#WaterConvention supports agreements & institutions in #transboundary basins.

Twitter Web App : Greening heavy and extractive industries is a major challenge but innovative solutions exist

Gain insights from OECD Environment #GGSD Forum with Green Growth Knowledge Platform recap webinar 👇

+ #DYK? UNECE's #UNFC Framework is increasingly used worldwide for #sustainable + integrated resource mgmt twitter.com/GGKPlatform/st…

Twitter Web App : UNECE_Water) 's Twitter Profile">Water Convention welcomes 100+ experts and 70+ countries to the Global workshop on data and information exchange in transboundary basins. UNECE Executive Secretary Olga Algayerova underlined how joint monitoring and assessment is crucial to achieve SDGs & informed #ClimateAction