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UN Division for Sustainable Development

UN Division for Sustainable Development

405 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017
United States UN Division for Sustainable Development

Background

The Division for Sustainable Development provides leadership in promoting and coordinating the implementation of the sustainable development agenda of the United Nations. During the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) governments renewed their strong political commitment to SD and to promote integration and coherence of policies and the implementation of actions in the social, economic and environmental areas.

The work of the Division translates into five core functions:

(1)   Support to UN intergovernmental processes on sustainable development;

(2)   Analysis and policy development;

(3)   Capacity development at the country level;

(4)   Inter-agency coordination; and

(5)   Knowledge management, communication and outreach.

Contact

https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/account.php?menu=1727

Latest update: 06/16/2015
UN Division for Sustainable Development

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