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Partners for a Data Revolution Open Letter to the IEAG

This second open letter is from Partners for a people-centered Data Revolution  and calls on the UN Secretary-General’s Independent Expert Advisory Group on the Data Revolution for Sustainable Development to set out an ambitious agenda for a people centred data revolution which leaves no one behind. The letter presents a six point plan for the IEAG to … Continue reading

Open letter: Defining and successfully accomplishing the Data Revolution

The first of a number of open letters ‘Defining and successfully accomplishing the Data Revolution: The perspective of Demographers‘ comes from the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population. This briefing identifies the possible unique contributions to the Data Revolution of the global community of demographers and population scientists. It draws particular attention to two … 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: Comments on a post-2015 framework (May 2011) – This heritage document by Paul Ladd from the UNDP written initially for an internal audience recalls the derivation of the MDGs, and summarizes some of the perceived strengths and weaknesses of the framework. … 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: Why Children’s Protection from Violence Should be at the Heart of the Post-2015 Development Agenda – The main focus of this report is to review National Consultations on the Post-2015 Development Agenda and children’s call for inclusion of child protection … 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: Call to Action: Nutrition in the Post-2015 Development Agenda – This brief by the Road to Rio Global Nutrition Advocacy Working Group in consultation with the Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Network and National Alliances and the NCD Alliance provides recommendations … Continue reading

The data revolution is coming and it will unlock the corridors of power

Written by Claire Melamed, Director of the Growth, Poverty and Inequality Programme at ODI, on the Guardian Global development, poverty matters blog “One might not think of statisticians or computer geeks as natural revolutionaries. But that, it turns out, would be unfair, because statisticians and computer geeks are in the vanguard of what could prove … 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: Copenhagen Consensus Energy Papers – The Copenhagen Consensus Center has published the sixth set of papers for the Post-2015 Consensus project, this time focused on Energy. The key message of the research is that increasing access to modern energy is an … Continue reading

Achieving Universal Primary Education: A game of give and take

Written by Pamela Chowdhury, Communications Manager at PEAS, on why achieving MDG2 ‘Universal Primary Education’ necessarily relies on investment in secondary education ahead of 2015. Earlier this year, the World Bank published the 2014 World Development Indicators. The report “provides a compilation of high-quality, and internationally comparable statistics about global development and the fight against poverty”, … 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

In my view: The full potential of trade for development is yet to be tapped

Written by Roberto Azevêdo, Director General of the World Trade Organisation on Development Progress Mobilising resources for sustainable development blog “The United Nation’s post-2015 development agenda is gaining momentum.To be truly effective and meaningful, the agenda has to include trade; it should make full use of the multilateral trading system to achieve the post-2015 goals. Trade … Continue reading

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