Sustainable Development Goals

2018 International Tech4Dev Conference

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The Tech4Dev Conference is the biennial flagship event of the UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development hosted by CODEV at EPFL. The Conference focuses on the potential of technology solutions to advance inclusive social and economic development in the Global South.Tech4Dev 2018 puts the challenges and the potential of the Global South in the centre of discussions reflected by its title Voices of the Global South. 

This conference provides opportunities to:

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27/06/2018 to 29/06/2018

Registration Deadline: 

Wed, 27/06/2018

Venue: 

SwissTech Convention Centre

Venue City: 

Lausanne

Venue Country: 

  • Switzerland

Event Organisers: 

UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development, Cooperation and Development Center-CODEV at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

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United Nations/Russian Federation Workshop on Human Capacity-Building in Space Science and Technology for Sustainable Social and Economic Development

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The Workshop will address the role of human capacity-building in the domains of space science, technology and its applications in support of sustainable development, with a particular focus on developing and emerging countries.

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Date: 

30/10/2017 to 02/11/2017

Registration Deadline: 

Thu, 10/08/2017

Venue City: 

Samara

Venue Country: 

  • Russian Federation

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The event is organized by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the Samara National Research University. The event is co-sponsored by the European Space Agency (ESA).

Applications open for United Nations/Germany International Conference on International Cooperation Towards Low-Emission and Resilient Societies, 22-24 November, Bonn

International Conference on International Cooperation Towards Low-Emission and Resilient Societies

Disaster risk reduction and combating climate change and its effects are integral parts of social and economic development, and are essential if development is to be sustainable for the future. This is recognized by the Sustainable Development Goals that were launched in September 2015.

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Wed, 05/07/2017 - 15:59

UN-SPIDER meets students of 20th Post Graduate Diploma in Remote Sensing and GIS

UN-SPIDER meets students of 20th Post Graduate Diploma in Remote Sensing and GIS at the UN Affiliated Centre for Space Science Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP), Dehradun, India

The head of the UN-SPIDER Beijing Office, Shirish Ravan, visited the UN Affiliated Centre for Space Science Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP), in Dehradun, India, on 25 August 2015; to interact with 24 international students attending Post Graduate Diploma in Remote Sensing and GIS. During the ceremony, the participants briefed about their background and how they would be using knowledge gained from this training course in their respective office in their home country.

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