• Asia-Pacific migration report 2015 : migrants' contributions to development 

      UN.ESCAP; International Organization for Migration (IOM); International Labour Organization (ILO); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); World Health Organization (WHO); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR) (United Nations, 2015)
      The Asia-Pacific Migration Report 2015: Migrants' Contributions to Development, produced by the Asia-Pacific Regional Thematic Working Group on International Migration, including Human Trafficking, provides an insight into ...
    • SDG 13: Climate action 

      UN.ESCAP; United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS); United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-15)

      Climate action in the Asia-Pacific region faces significant challenges. Efforts to update Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) fall short of the ambitious targets needed to limit global warming to 1.5°C and ...

    • SDG 16 : Peace, justice and strong institutions: promote peaceful and inclusive societies 

      UN.ESCAP; United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS); United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) (UN. ESCAP, 2024)

      SDG 16 highlights the need for peaceful societies, access to justice and effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels. Its realization is essential for achieving all SDGs, for fulfilling the aim of ...

    • SDG 17 : Partnership for the goals 

      UN.ESCAP; United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS); United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-15)

      Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 17 focuses on strengthening the means of implementation and revitalizing global partnerships for sustainable development. SDG17 plays a pivotal role in realizing the other 16 SDGs, ...

    • SDG 1: No poverty 

      UN.ESCAP; United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS); United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-14)

      The 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development aims to end poverty in all forms, including income and non-income dimensions such as health, education and nutrition, without leaving anyone behind. This profile revisits SDG ...

    • SDG 2: Zero hunger 

      UN.ESCAP; United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS); United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-15)

      Food systems face numerous multidimensional threats, including conflicts, climate change and price and supply shocks. These challenges hinder progress in human health and security, poverty, inequality, and development ...

    • Situation report on international migration in East and South-East Asia : regional thematic working group on international migration including human trafficking 

      UN.ESCAP; International Organization for Migration (IOM); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM); United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) (United Nations, 2008)
      Cross-border movements of people within East and South-East Asia have risen with rapidity, much of them driven by the prospect for gainful employment. Although there has been a growing number of articles and publications ...
    • Social protection responses to COVID-19 in Asia and the Pacific : the story so far and future considerations 

      UN.ESCAP; International Labour Organization (ILO); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS); United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR) (United Nations, 2020)
      The COVID-19 crisis has fundamentally shaken societies and economies across the Asia-Pacific region and the world. As some countries begin to enter what is likely to be a long recovery phase, this note, result of a ...