”LIVING UP TO THE ASPIRATIONAL NATURE OF AGENDA 2030” By Busani Sibindi. Twitter: sibindibusani The year 2016 marks the 1st anniversary since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda by world leaders in September 2015 during the 70th UN General Assembly. The 2030 Agenda aspires to create a more inclusive world with the… Continue reading AGENDA 2030 Implementation Synonymous with Human Rights
by Maud LE BOULH, Technical Wash Advisor, People’s Development Forum (PDF) The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) review showed that Tanzania made significant progress on some goals but was far from reaching some goals in terms of development and poverty reduction. Progress has been made although respective targets have not been met on MDGs 2, 3, 4,… Continue reading Tanzania shall not be left behind
by Natasha Horsfield. Twitter: @HealthPoverty As it currently stands, the dominant paradigm of global drug policy poses a critical barrier to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, and yet there is little recognition in the development community of its cross cutting impacts on poverty, gender inequality, health and violence. The ‘war on drugs’, the model of strict… Continue reading The ‘war on drugs’: A critical barrier to implementing the 2030 Agenda
Por Alessandra Nilo, Coordenadora Geral da Gestos; Membro da Iniciativa Together 2030 e do GT da Sociedade Civil para Agenda 2030. Twitter: @gestospe; @AlessaNilo Desde a aprovação da Agenda 2030, há pouco mais de um ano, a sociedade civil brasileira vem promovendo estratégias de incidência para que o diálogo sobre a implementação se aprofunde no país. Foram várias… Continue reading Agenda 2030: o Brasil sem lideranças e no movimento contrário
by Milton Ponson, President, Rainbow Warriors Core Foundation, (Rainbow Warriors International), Aruba, Dutch Caribbean – Twitter: @RWIGlobal Sustainable development to which we dedicate ourselves through our non-profits in Together 2030,was first defined in detail by the United Nations in Agenda 21, one of the key outcome documents at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, held… Continue reading A Global Digital Dashboard for Sustainable Development Data to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals of Agenda 2030
by Deirdre De Burca Civil society had high expectations of the European Union when it came to SDG implementation. The EU had played an important role in the UN-level negotiations on the new global agenda. Its contribution to these negotiations were to a large extent informed by the effective advocacy of members of the civil… Continue reading Agenda 2030- a progressive Agenda to revitalise Europe?
By Steve Harrison, Inspirator Muda Nusantara. Twitter: @steve_harison and @muda_nusantara Hello, globe! We are Inspirator Muda Nusantara, a youth community organization based in Bandung, Indonesia, established in 2013. In 2014, we signed the Global Partnership for Youth (GPY), an initiative under the UN Youth Envoy with the goal of increasing youth engagement in many issues at various… Continue reading The 2030 Agenda in Indonesia: Let’s Step Forward Together, Youth