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Consensus Reached on New Sustainable Development Agenda to be adopted by World Leaders in September

Time for Global Action 2015 logoThe 193 Member States of the United Nations reached agreement today on the draft outcome document that will constitute the new sustainable development agenda that will be adopted this September by world leaders at the Sustainable Development Summit in New York. Concluding a negotiating process Continue reading

Statement by the Secretary-General following agreement on the Outcome Document of the Post-2015 Development Agenda

I welcome the agreement achieved today by Member States on the outcome document of the United Nations Summit to adopt the post-2015 development agenda to be held in New York from 25 to 27 September 2015. “Transforming our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” encompasses a universal, transformative and integrated agenda that heralds an historic turning point for our world. This agreement results from a truly open, inclusive and transparent process.  Continue reading