Civil Society and Academia Office

Civil Society and Academia Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Dear NGO representatives, The Human Rights Council in paragraph 9 of its resolution 29/11 on the negative impact of corruption on the enjoyment of human rights requested the High…

UNA and Civil Society Networking Meeting 2015

UNA and Civil Society Networking Meeting 19 October 2015, Vienna International Centre Activities of the CoNGO Committee on Sustainable Development, Vienna and prospects for future cooperation,  Summary of  the a presentation given on behalf of the CoNGO Committee on Sustainable Development, Vienna…

Development Assistance

As part of the Austrian internationalization offensive “go-international”, a funding initiative of the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economics and the Austria Federal Economic Forum and Economic Development was held on 3 September 2015. Below are documented in German

Looking ahead at the Post-2015 Summit

More than 150 world leaders are expected to attend the UN Sustainable Development Summit from 25-27 September at UN headquarters in New York to formally adopt an ambitious new sustainable development agenda. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said that the summit…