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Sustainable Development is complicated – Are there really too many SDGs?

Written by Dominic White Head of International Development at WWF- UK and Bernadette Fischler, International Development Policy Adviser at WWF-UK. Nobody would deny that it was a Herculean effort that brought us the outcome document of the Open Working Group (OWG) on SDGs. But demi-gods don’t tend to rest, at least not when the plans to deliver … 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 for Innovations – PARIS21 has coordinated a global ‘call for innovations’ following on from the Data Revolution Expert Workshop held in London in July, to build on the work compiling a catalogue of innovative solutions carried out as … Continue reading

Closing the Gap for Post-2015: New Ambition for Acute Malnutrition

Written by Sabrina de Souza, UK Advocacy Manager at Action Against Hunger UK on the Huffington Post blog “Nutrition is both a maker and marker of development. Yet, undernutrition continues to hamper the ability of children to live happy, healthy lives and reach their full potential. Millions of children – 52 million to be exact … 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: GADN briefing on OWG and UNGA post-2015 discussions – This briefing written by Jessica Woodroffe, Priya Nath and Francesca Rhodes from Gender and Development Network ‘Gender equality and women’s rights at the UN General Assembly post-2015 discussion’ looks GADN’s … Continue reading

Sustainable Development Goals risk being unworkable

Written by Andrew Norton, Director of Research at ODI on ODI’s expert comment page. “At this week’s UN General Assembly, states will debate the proposed goals and targets for the post-2015 development agenda. The main text they will draw on is the goal and target set proposed by the Open Working Group (OWG) on the SDGs. … 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: Taking the SDGs from ‘main basis’ to effective vision – what’s the road map? – Following the OWG Outcome Document, ODI’s Andrew Norton, Andrews Scott, Paula Lucci and William Avis have produced a discussion paper charting some of the challenges … 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: How the United Nations Should Promote the Post-2015 Development Agenda – This issue brief on the Governance and Issue brief series by Kara S. Alaimo examines how the United Nations can most effectively communicate the post- 2015 development agenda in … 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

Climate Finance for Small Island Developing States

Written by Alvin Leong (LLM, JD), an energy and environmental policy consultant and fellow at the Pace Center for Environmental Legal Studies.  He can be contacted at aleong@law.pace.edu. The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in Samoa, 1-4 September 2014 (the SIDS Conference) was an ambitious undertaking with substantive dialogues on the … 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: Integrating trade in the post-2015 development agenda – This article in Bridges Africa by ODI’s Jodie Keane and Claire Melamed looks at trade as a prominent part of the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals, given its importance in structural economic transformation. … Continue reading

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