An Associated Event of the Seventh South-East Asia Multi-Stakeholder Forum on the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals Co-organized by ESCAP, ADB, and UNDP
Since 2015, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), Asian Development Bank (ADB), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have been engaged in a fruitful knowledge partnership on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. As one of the partnerships joint knowledge products, the annual Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) partnership report facilitates regional dialogue on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. The analysis and policy recommendations emerging from this process provide inputs to the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD).
The report discusses climate change's impact on poverty and hunger in the Asia-Pacific region. The report emphasizes the need to prioritize vulnerable groups in policy responses, focusing on SDGs 1, 2, 13, 16, and 17 in 2024. Aiming to explore climate change's effects on poverty and propose innovative solutions addressing the interconnected issues of climate change, poverty, and hunger. These solutions aim to reduce poverty and food insecurity while supporting climate actions.
This 1.5-hour consultative session aims to gather feedback and inputs from governments, international organizations, academia, think tanks, CSOs, and other subregional SDG practitioners on the 2024 Asia-Pacific SDG partnership report covering the interconnected challenges of climate change, poverty, and food security and the solutions, good practices, and policies that tackle the issues within this nexus in a time of multiple crises.
Invited experts from governments, academia, civil society, private sector, think tanks, and international organizations whose work focuses on the thematic issues of the 2024 report: climate change, poverty and hunger. Participation will be in person.
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