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April 26, 2018

Cooking SDGs in the Roca Brothers’ kitchen

The Roca Brothers, UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors, welcomed Amina Stella Steiner, winner of the #recipe4change sustainable cooking contest, to their kitchen. During the last months thousands of cooks have been rethinking and preparing recipes to achieve the sustainable development goals from their kitchen. Amina's recipe "Korean Rice Rolls" was chosen by the brothers as the best recipe among the thousands received.

April 26, 2018

Bringing access to justice at the core of the 2030 Agenda

Law schools, jurists, judges, law firms, UN representatives, international organizations and even ministers of Justice have participated in a series of dialogues to understand what role should access to justice play for achieving the sustainable development goals. Preliminary findings of this project were presented at the Law School of the University of Navarre in Spain.

April 23, 2018

Strengthening Preventive Diplomacy and Multilateral Negotiation Madrid Conference 2018

Diplomacy experts agreed at the Madrid International Conference on “Strengthening Preventive Diplomacy and Multilateral Negotiation”, organized by UNITAR, the SDG Fund and the Spanish Diplomatic School, that sustainable development and achieving SDGs are the best strategy to tackle and prevent conflict. This requires a new paradigm in training new and current diplomats.

March 20, 2018

The Role of Law Schools in Shaping Global Gender Justice

March 8th, 2018, International Women’s Day, saw an extraordinary global mobilization for gender equality. In the last year, global movements for gender equality– from marches to powerful grassroots organizing and viral social media campaigns, such as #MeToo and #TimesUp in the United States and other countries– have galvanized the world’s attention like never before.

March 16, 2018

President of the General Assembly visits “impressive” SDG Fund’s joint programme in Colombia

On March 15, 2018, the President of the 72nd Session of the Miroslav Lajcák, paid a special visit to Totoró, Colombia, for to learn first have of the UN joint work in the southern territories of the region of Cauca.

February 14, 2018

#recipe4change receives the Ecovidrio award for the best 2.0 campaign

The campaign featured the collaboration of the Master Chefs the Roca Brother, UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors with the SDG Fund, and attracted nearly 2,000 recipes from around the world. Over six months, participants used social media to submit their cooking creations, each of which responded to a distinct challenge that the chefs would communicate on their social media channels.