Building on the Energy: Reflections on the UN High-Level Political Forum 2017

The content of this blog was originally published on August 10, 2017 in Felix Dodds’ Blog, as “Guest Blog: Building on the energy: reflections on the UN High-Level Political Forum 2017”.  Find the original blog here Author: Naiara Costa (International Secretariat, Together 2030 – @naiaracc) Now that the hectic days of July have passed, August is… Continue reading Building on the Energy: Reflections on the UN High-Level Political Forum 2017

Education and SDG Implementation: Where we Stand, and Challenges Ahead

Author: Camilla Croso (President, Global Campaign for Education – @CamillaCroso) Education is the most sustainable, long-term driver to promote equality, end poverty and multiple forms of discrimination, as well as to promote strengthened democracies, active citizenship, and sustained peace. The implementation of the entire SDG Agenda is decisively advanced through quality, equitable, inclusive education and lifelong… Continue reading Education and SDG Implementation: Where we Stand, and Challenges Ahead

Low-level performance at High-Level Political Forum: Reflections on the 2017 HLPF

The content of this blog was originally published on the Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR) blog. Find the original blog here Author: Kate Donald (Director of Human Rights in Development, CESR – @mskaydee) and Matthew Annunziato (CESR)   The 2017 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) was alternately inspiring and profoundly discouraging. Inspiring, because of the commitment, momentum… Continue reading Low-level performance at High-Level Political Forum: Reflections on the 2017 HLPF