The call for briefs for the UN Global Sustainable Development Report was recently published, This Report will be submitted to the third session of the High-level Political Forum in June 2015. The present call for briefs provides individual scientists and science institutions an opportunity to highlight issues, findings and solutions that they would like to bring to the attention of policy makers. One chapter of the Report will be dedicated to these contributions.
The deadline for submissions is 31 December 2014, but there are chances that this deadline will be extended.
Briefs can be submitted in any of the six UN languages.
More information, including guidance about the length and format of the briefs, can also be found on the website:
Arabic: http://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/globalsdreport/2015/contribute#arabic (coming soon)
More general background information on the Report is available here: http://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/globalsdreport (in all UN languages)