Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: A Canadian Perspective

By Shannon Kindornay (@Skindornay), Adjunct Research Professor at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University and Fraser Reilly-King, Senior Policy Analyst at the Canadian Council for International Co-operation (@CCCICCCIC). They are co-editors of Transforming our world: Canadian perspectives on the Sustainable Development Goals. After three years of inter-governmental negotiations, consultations with millions of… Continue reading Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: A Canadian Perspective

High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) and Persons with Disabilities

By Elizabeth Lockwood, Ph.D.; CBM International and International Disability and Development Consortium;  elizabeth.lockwood@cbm.org; Twitter: @LockwoodEM; Blog: http://blog.cbm.org/author/elizabethlockwood/ The HLPF is the global mechanism for follow-up and review of the SDGs and will monitor the global implementation of the SDGs. The HLPF will facilitate sharing of experiences, including achievements, challenges and lessons – learned both thematically and nationally – and… Continue reading High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) and Persons with Disabilities