Critical thinking, integrated analysis and awareness raising on Sustainable Development Goals and a post-2015 development agenda

May 2016

SDG update - 31 May

31 May 2016 – this week’s SDG Delivery Update compiles news, opinions, reports, and events about the Sustainable Development Goals, including an updated final draft resolution on follow-up and review for the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development, and  report backs from UNEA2 and the World Humanitarian Summit.

Photo shows woman washing in front of banana trees in rural Uganda

A new book looks at the food, water, energy nexus, photo: Mountain Partnership at FAO via flickr.com, creative commons licence.

SDG update - 23 May

This week’s SDG Delivery Update compiles news, opinions, reports, and events related to implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including this week details of a new report on the role of natural capital accounting in the SDGs.

Can including natural capital in measurements of wealth help achieve the SDGs? photo: Artur (RUS) Potosi via flickr.com, creative commons licence

SDG update - 16 May

16 May 2016 – the SDG Delivery Update provides opinions, reports, and events on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and related processes, including details this week of a zerodraft for the resolution on the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda at the global level, following informal consultations in New York, and comment on anti-corruption summit held in London.

Campaigners protest against tax havens outside anti-corruption summit in London

Campaigners protest against tax havens at the Anti-Corruption Summit in London, photo: Andy Hall /Oxfam

SDG update - 9 May

9 May 2016 – this week’s SDG Delivery Update provides news, opinions, reports, and events related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and related processes, including details of a new paper on evaluation, and coverage from the Berlin conference on Jump-starting the SDGs in Germany.

Photo shows brass band opening the Jump-starting the SDGs in Germany conference in Berlin

IRF partnered a conference in Berlin that set out to up the tempo on implementing the SDGs, photo: Helen Burley

SDG update - 2 May

 

2 May 2016 – the SDG Delivery Update compiles news, opinions, reports, and events on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and implementation, including reports this week on bottom up action and local government action.

photo shows a call centre in US