Carta abierta a los líderes mundiales: Nosotros los pueblos

Queridos Líderes Mundiales, ESTE AÑO podría ser el año que cambia el curso de la historia para siempre – el año en que damos un paso adelante decisivo en la lucha contra la pobreza extrema y salvar a nuestro preciado planeta. En 2015 estaremos confiando en ustedes para establecer nuevas metas de desarrollo, metas que suceden […]

An open letter to world leaders: We the peoples

Dear World Leaders, THIS year, 2015, could be the one that changes the course of history forever — let’s take a decisive step forward in the fight to end extreme poverty and save our precious planet. In 2015 we will be trusting you to set new development goals to protect this earth and make it a […]

New Partner Toolkits Available

Want to become a partner and learn how to get more involved in MY World 2015 and the World We Want 2015? Download our partner toolkit today! Quiere ud. ser aliado y aprender como involucrarse en MI Mundo 2015 y The World We Want 2015? Descarga nuestro Guía para Socios hoy! Souhaitez vous devenir un partenaire […]

MY World Sound Track

A group of young Ecuadorians, from the Virgilio Guerrero Center in Quito, have created a song that talks about their priorities for a better world titled as “The World we Want”. It is written by two local musicians named Frack MC and MC Chris. Recognizing the great potential of this song, UNDP offices in Quito […]

Vote for your favorite candidate to the MY World People’s Choice Award!

To recognize all the great works of our partners around the world, we will be holding a MY World Partner Recognition Event in New York on 25 September 2013. During the event, we will award the most popular candidate according to your votes! Check out the candidates at http://bit.ly/1d2PEFe and vote for your favorite story! Everybody is invited […]

25 Sept. MY World Partner Recognition Event and Award Ceremony

When: 25 September 2013, 6:15 pm (EST)  Where: Danny Kaye Center. UNICEF House, 3 UN Plaza, New York Thanks to the support of over 700 partners worldwide, MY World, the United Nations survey for a better world, has mobilized over 850,000 participants in 194 countries. By September 2013, we will have reached 1 million votes […]

Discussion of the High Level Panel’s Report on the Post 2015 Agenda

Date: 31st May 2013 (10am to 12pm) Location: United Nations Headquarters, ECOSOC Chamber What is being discussed? On May 31st (12:01am EST) the report of the High Level Panel (HLP) on the post-2015 development agenda will be available to stakeholders, following the submission of the same to the UN Secretary General the previous day. A […]

Why jobs and livelihoods matter

By Aurelio Parisotto, Senior Economist, International Labour Organization As we approach the 2015 deadline for the current Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), we have a golden opportunity to put jobs and livelihoods at the top of the international development agenda. This is not simply according to the ILO. The first results of the UN ‘My World’ […]

Post-2015 agenda: Reinventing global decision-making | Olav Kjørven

[brightcove vid=2291692914001&exp3=57953072001&surl=http://c.brightcove.com/services&pubid=987386921&pk=AQ~~,AAAAADraVCk~,_iousidU67GrRpQ4qbV9D473S6KKbOBM&w=520&h=390] For the first time in history, the United Nations (UN) are engaging people all around the world in shaping a global agenda: the next development goals. We are breaking new ground using digital media, mobile phone technology and door-to-door interviewers to include as many individuals as possible in the debate on the future […]