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Policy Coherence at the heart in the transition towards sustainability

Original title: La coherencia de políticas en el corazón de la transición a la sostenibilidad

The Spanish, multi stakeholder coalition Futuro en Común, explains the need to put Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development at the heart of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. At the end of the document, this policy paper gives recommendations to …

Cross Cutting
Spain
Policy papers

Slovenia progress report on SDG 12

Ensuring sustainable consumption and production practices necessarily means respecting the planet’s biophysical boundaries and lowering current global consumption levels to match the biophysical capacity to produce ecosystem services and benefits.

Monitoring SDG 12 in Slovenia focuses on developments in the areas of decoupling environmental impacts from economic growth, energy consumption, and waste generation and management. …

Goal 12
Slovenia
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

Culture in the Sustainable Development Goals – The Role of the European Union

The role of culture for sustainable development is reflected in a cross-cutting manner in many of the targets of Agenda 2030, thus the Agenda is essential to international cultural relations and external cultural policy on EU member states level, but also for the EU’s external cultural relations. In addition, the implementation of the Agenda applies …

Goal 04, Goal 08, Goal 11, Goal 13, Goal 16, Goal 17
EU
Policy papers

Time to reach for the Moon

The EU needs to step up action and lead the transformation to sustainability – Civil society SDG
monitoring report

SDG Watch Europe, an EU-wide, cross-sectoral civil society alliance, has brought together its members from development, environment, social, human rights and other sectors to provide their expertise and to hold the EU to account on …

Cross Cutting, Goal 01, Goal 02, Goal 03, Goal 04, Goal 05, Goal 06, Goal 07, Goal 08, Goal 09, Goal 10, Goal 11, Goal 12, Goal 13, Goal 14, Goal 15, Goal 16, Goal 17
EU
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers, SDG coalitions

VNR : Review of the implementation of the UN 2030 agenda in Estonia

This review provides information on the implementation of global sustainable development goals in Estonia. This is the second such review since the adoption of the UN 2030 Agenda.

The review highlights the main measures and activities of the government and the non-governmental sector, especially in 2017–2019, which contribute to the implementation of 18 sustainable development …

Published: July 17, 2020
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Estonia
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

VNR Slovenia: Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals

In the five years of implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Slovenia has shown through various legal bases and adopted strategies that it is ready to enter a decade of concrete measures that will make a key contribution to more effective achievement of the sustainable development goals. Even though it has achieved some set …

Published: July 17, 2020
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Slovenia
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

VNR Finland: Report on the implementation of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development

Highlights

For easy reference, each chapter of the VNR report includes a summary of the key changes and lessons learned between the years 2016–2020.

Review process

The VNR of Finland builds on existing institutional, follow-up and monitoring mechanisms and relies on data, evaluations, research and reports. The VNR includes chapters written by stakeholders and institutions. …

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Finland
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

VNR: Austria and the 2030 Agenda

Austria’s first Voluntary National Review of the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is an essential document: It shows on the one hand the achievements to date and on the other hand the need for further action to ensure the achievement of the global goals and the Paris Agreement. The review presents strategies, programmes …

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Austria
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2020

The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2020 brings together the latest data to show us that, before the COVID-19 pandemic, progress
remained uneven and we were not on track to meet the Goals by 2030.

Some gains were visible: the share of children and youth out of school had fallen; the incidence of many communicable …

Published: July 15, 2020
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UN
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

Measuring distance to the SDG targets

The OECD Measuring Distance to the SDG Targets Study aims to help member countries assess where they stand now and to identify the areas where additional effort is required in order to achieve the goals. It also sets out the statistical agenda – showing how much we do not yet know, and how this might …

Cross Cutting
EU, UN
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers