DAR ES SALAAM, March 16 2018-Currently 28% of internationally-recruited staff in UN Peace Operations are women. The UN System-Wide Gender Parity Strategy sets a goal of 2028 to close this gender gap. The Department of Field Support manages rosters of pre-cleared candidates for possible fast-track selection in UN Peace Operations. However, currently only 32% of rostered candidates for field mission profiles are women. #MyImpactStory
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The 2016 GEM Report is the first of a new 15-year series. It shows that education will not deliver its full potential to catapult the world forward unless participation rates dramatically improve, learning becomes a lifelong pursuit and education systems fully embrace sustainable development.
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My View on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” Student Photo Contest – Applications open from now until September 4th!
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), adopted at the UN Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015, represent an action plan for solving global challenges by 2030. The SDGs comprise a total of 17 goals including: ending poverty in all forms, fighting against inequality and addressing climate change. Continue reading
The UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) at Vienna has just opened applications for its programme “Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South” .
The Economic Development in Africa Report will be launched tomorrow globally and in Tanzania the pre-launch press conference will take place at ILO conference Hall along Maktaba street in Dar es Salaam from 9:30 a.m to 11:30.
The Education Outreach Section of the United Nations Department of Public Information invites young people from around the world between the ages of 15 and 24 to submit 10 -to 15- second videos in English on how the Sustainable Development Goals can build peace.