27 September 2015 -- WHO welcomes the launch of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development, and commits to working with partners around the world to achieve the new sustainable development goals (SDGs). Building on the Millennium Development Goals, the SDG agenda demonstrates unprecedented scope and ambition. Poverty eradication, health, education, and food security and nutrition remain priorities, but the 17 SDGs also encompass a broad range of economic, social and environmental objectives, as well as the promise of more peaceful and inclusive societies.
62nd session of the WHO Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean
Kuwait, 5–8 October 2015
Public health emergency pre-deployment training
Tunisia, 1–7 December 2015