Newsletter 109



Newsletter 109 |  October 2023

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The SDG Summit shows that there is a lot of work to be done
During the SDG Summit, previous to the celebration of its General Assembly, the United Nations made public that only a 15% of the Sustainable Development Goals are on track. Between 2015, when they were passed, and 2030, year in which they have to be met, the year 2023 is situated in the equator of the 2030 Agenda. This is very important news. “It’s time to make the alarms sound” said the communiqués, even though there was no criteria specified on why was only 15% of SDG achieved.
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TAIEX Fund enables Colombian technical visit on waste management to Catalonia
From September 26th to 28th 2023, the "Study visit for the strengthening of institutional capacities in landfill and recycling in the Department of Nariño" took place. 
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President Macron offers autonomy to Corsica
During his visit to the island from September 27th to the 29th, on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the island's liberation during World War II, French President Emmanuel Macron offered autonomy to Corsica. 
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Pact against the Hydra
Héctor Olimpo Espinosa, Sucre Governor, Colombia.
I bring you news from a country that, sadly, could be one with the biggest authority to talk about the issue discussed in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Summit. 
In Colombia, we have gone through all kinds of violence, from the cultural shock that the conquerors' arrival meant to the accentuation of an armed conflict that confronted paramilitaries, guerrillas and drug traffickers. All of this while going through the political violence that ended up exterminating party supporters and leaders in many regions. 
According to the Truth Commission, between 1985 and 2018, there were at least 800,000 homicides registered in Colombia, which is like eliminating Guiana’s, Butan’s or Luxembourg’s populations.
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