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Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection: Implementing the Urban Sustainable Development Goal in Atlanta and Delhi – This Urbanization and Global Environmental Change analysis, by Dana Boyer (U Minnesota), Stefanie Brodie (Georgia Tech), Joshua Sperling (NCAR), Eleanor Stokes and Alisa Zomer (Yale), examines how SDG targets … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating recent key post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection: Impact of climate change on Least Developed Countries: are the SDGs possible? – This International Institute for Environment and Development briefing, by Helena Wright, Saleemul Huq and Jonathan Reeves, takes each of the SDGs in turn and analyses the evidence on … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection: Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Integration: Achieving a better balance between the economic, social and environmental dimensions – This report by the Stakeholder Forum examines integration in the OWG proposal for SDGs and, using stakeholder proposals, puts forward options for … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection: Lyon Declaration on Access to Information and Development – The Lyon Declaration will be the platform for IFLA and its partners advocacy over the next twelve months – in-capital advocacy across our 150 member countries, as well as activities … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection: The right climate for development: why the SDGs must act on climate change – This briefing launched at the CDKN event hosted at ODI outlines the findings of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Assessment Review (AR5) that climate … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post.  Below, read today’s selection: ATD Fourth World Reaction to the Outcome Document of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals – This analysis paper shows the reaction of ATD Fourth World to the SDGS- whilst welcoming the goals, it finds that they could better … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post.  Below, read today’s selection: Outcome Document of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals – The OWG Outcome document with 17 sustainable development goals and 169 targets, was adopted by acclamation on July 19. FAO’s proposed 2015 targets – In providing support to United Nations Member States and … Continue reading

An Important Monitoring Mechanism for Sustainable Development

This post is written by Liz Sharkey with Katie Robinson and Robert Walker from the Sustainable World Initiative. Climate change, water scarcity, and the collapse of fisheries are just a few of the signs that humans are exceeding the planet’s natural resource limits. While generally conceptualized as separate issues, these global challenges are actually symptoms of the … Continue reading

Towards Environmental Sustainability in the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Three Transformative Levers

Written by Alvin Leong (LLM JD), Fellow at the Pace Center for Environmental Legal Studies. He can be contacted at aleong@law.pace.edu The co-chairs of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have recently released a “zero draft” of the SDGs.[1] Looking at the proposed targets through an environmental lens, we can see potential … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post.  Below, read today’s selection: Chapeau text by the OWG co-chairs – released as the first draft of the preamble to the Open Working Group’s list of goals for the post-2015 development agenda Getting Intentional: Cross-Sector partnerships, business and the post-2015 development agenda … Continue reading

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