Tag Archives: My World

My World Country Report: New Zealand

MY World is a global survey for citizens led by the United Nations and partners which will run through 2015. It aims to capture people’s voices, priorities and views to inform world leaders as they begin the process of defining the new global development agenda for post-2015. The top three priorities in New Zealand are “Affordable and nutritious food,” “Access to water and sanitation” and “Protecting forests, rivers and oceans”.  Continue reading

Decision makers and influencers present findings and show support for MY World and World We Want Platforms

The United Nations Post-2015 One Secretariat highlighted progress and emerging findings from the UNDP Millennium Development Campaign’s newest platforms to capture citizen’s voices, priorities and views to inform the post-2015 agenda: The MY World survey, and The World We Want, during a side session of the Ninth Session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals on 4 March 2014 . Representatives from the  the President of the General Assembly’s Office, Permanent Missions to the UN, UN Agencies and its affiliates, Civil Societies, Youth Organizations, and Students and Professors participated in the session. Continue reading

Discussing Australian Priorities for a Better World at the National Multicultural Festival

Temperatures nearing 40 degrees Celsius did not deter over 250,000 people from visiting the 2014 National Multicultural Festival featuring over 80 different cultures and 380 stalls including UNIC Canberra’s information stall. Continue reading