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2030: Let’s Hope It’s Half This Awesome

Written by Charles Kenny, senior fellow and Casey Dunning, senior policy analyst at the Center for Global Development (CGD) on  CGD’s blog. “The UN Open Working Group has just come out with its zero draft of Sustainable Development Goals. The transmittal letter from the co-chairs of the Open Working Group notes: “We would like to reiterate the importance of enumerating sustainable development … Continue reading

Post-2015 resources round-up

Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources in a round-up post.  Below, read today’s selection: Concluding Remarks of Co-Chairs at OWG 6        You can now read the closing remarks from the Co-chairs at the 6th Session of the Open Working Group (OWG 6) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Summarising discussions on means of implementation of the … Continue reading

Fulfilling the Rio+20 Promises: Reviewing Progress since the UN Conference on Sustainable Development

Stakeholder Forum and the National Resources Defence Council (NRDC) have released a new report entitled “Fulfilling the Rio+20 Promises: Reviewing Progress since the UN Conference on Sustainable Development “. It looks at the progress made against the negotiated and voluntary commitments which came out of Rio+20. It notes that the most progress has been made … Continue reading

Updated Timeline of post-Rio+20 processes by Stakeholder Forum

Stakeholder Forum has updated its interactive graphic which “provides a timeline of key milestones for three of the primary post-Rio+20 processes: the Expert Committee on a Sustainable Development Financing Strategy; the high level political forum; and sustainable development goals. It also outlines key milestones for the post-MDG process, which, along with the SDGs form the … Continue reading

Timeline of post-Rio+20 processes by the Stakeholder Forum

The Stakeholder Forum has created a graphic which “provides a timeline of key milestones for three of the primary post-Rio+20 processes: the Expert Committee on a Sustainable Development Financing Strategy; the high level political forum; and sustainable development goals. It also outlines key milestones for the post-MDG process, which, along with the SDGs form the … Continue reading

A checklist of targets for post-MDG development policies

“It would be a missed opportunity not to think more radically about what the world truly needs, beyond a mere second chapter to the MDGs. There is an urgent need to focus the world’s attention on the existential problems that have scarcely been touched by the MDGs – all those connected with the planet’s ability … Continue reading

Post-2015: Possible solutions to the MDG/SDG puzzle

In her latest blog, Dr Claire Melamed, Head of ODI’s Growth, Poverty and Inequality Programme outlines six possible post-2015 MDG/SDG scenarios: Read ‘Post-2015: Possible solutions to the MDG/SDG puzzle’ in full.

Rio+20: Moving Ahead with the Sustainable Development Goals

“As the global summit in Rio approaches, negotiations are still in flux, but some ideas that could advance the global sustainability agenda are gaining momentum. One such idea is the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are emerging as a potentially significant outcome with global policy implications for the post-2015 development agenda”. New blog post by Manish … Continue reading

Roads from Rio+20: Pathways to achieve global sustainability goals by 2050

The core of sustainable development is the twin challenge of satisfying human needs and aspirations within the carrying capacity of our planet. In the report ‘Roads from Rio+20. Pathways to achieve global sustainability goals by 2050’ we have – jointly with ODI – analysed pathways to achieve internationally agreed goals and targets in two thematic … Continue reading

Roads from Rio+20: pathways to achieve global sustainability goals by 2050

This report by PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency analyses how combinations of technological measures and changes in consumption patterns could contribute to achieving a set of sustainability objectives, taking into account the interlinkages between them. The potential exists for achieving all of the objectives. Download ‘Roads from Rio+20: pathways to achieve global sustainability goals by … Continue reading

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