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Older people: the forgotten generation

Written by Ken Bluestone, Age International’s Political and Policy Adviser. The UN is on the cusp of the next stage of negotiations for the international development framework to replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) post-2015. All eyes are looking to the new sustainable development goals (SDGs) to set a new standard for international cooperation with lofty … 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

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

UNGA69: Human Rights And Financing For Development In The Post-2015 Agenda

Written by Susan Tolmay, AWID Women’s Rights Information Manager and Nerea Craviotto, AWID Advocacy Coordinator on Association for Women’s Rights in Development “The outcome document of the 2010 High-level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly on the MDGs requested the Secretary-General to initiate thinking on a post-2015 development agenda and include recommendations in his annual report … 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

The Sustainable Development Goals and Chronic Poverty – a commentary on the Open Working Group’s report

Written by Andrew Shepherd, Director of Chronic Poverty Advisory Network at ODI. If the SDGs are to pave the way for eradicating extreme poverty they need to facilitate: tackling chronic poverty, preventing impoverishment and sustain escapes from poverty, as argued in this year’s Chronic Poverty Report. The latest recommendations of the Secretary-General’s Open Working Group are a … 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: What do women want? Gender, perceptions data and development priorities - This report by ODI’s Tanvi Bhatkal looks at the people’s development priorities from a gendered perspective using the UN’s MY World survey and examines what is it that women … 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: Asia- Pacific Regional Education Conference (APREC) Statement - This statement from the Ministers of Education, high-level government officials and representatives of civil society organizations, teachers’ organizations, United Nations (UN) agencies, development partners, and members of academia and the private sector, … 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: Draft Conference Declaration Resources Document- This Resources Paper reflects joint statements prepared by UN Major Groups & Stakeholders from civil society, that were submitted to the UN Open Working Group on SDGs as official positions. CAFOD Discussion Paper: What is inclusive … Continue reading

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