The aim of this case study is to briefly outline the international background of SDGs and, consequently, to highlight its importance at the national level. The ESDN Office decided to take a closer look at four countries (Belgium, Germany, Latvia and Slovenia) in order to find out what SDGs related activities have been undertaken so …
Tool Type: Policy papers
This briefing explains UNEP’s approach to delivering on the environmental dimension of the 2030 Agenda. The four core principles which underpin UNEP’s approach are Universality; Integration; Human rights and Innovation.
United Nations Environment Assembly Resolution 2/5 “Delivering on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” requested, inter-alia, the Executive Director of UN Environment to report to the Assembly at its next session on progress in implementation of the System-Wide Framework of Strategies on the Environment (SWFS ) and the report on maximizing effectiveness of the Environment …
This Action Plan sets out how the OECD will continue its transformation to best support Members and the international community in the achievement of the SDGs
Statement by the President of the Republic of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, during the High-Level Thematic Debate on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals at the United Nations, New York April 21, 2016.
Source: Government of Croatia
Joint Commitment from the members of Swedish Leadership for Sustainable Development to make sustainable development an integral part of their core operations and business models.
Source: SIDA – Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency
This report undertaken by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) highlights the importance of understanding linkages between targets in the 2030 Agenda in order to secure healthy aquatic ecosystems along the source-to-sea continuum through analyzing links and gaps between the sustainable development goals (SDGs) on water (SDG 6) and oceans (SDG 14).
Source: SIWI- Swedish Agency …
This report studies the ongoing process of shaping the institutional context and formalising the division of responsibility among the stakeholders in Sweden. It also strives to widen the discussion on the SDGs, setting focus on the issue of responsibility.
Source: Expertgruppen för biståndsanalys (EBA)
This special edition of the Open Government Guide focuses on how an open government approach can spur progress across the 17 Goals, including in improving public services and ultimately, in reducing poverty.
Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development demands governments to be more effective and responsive to citizens. For this to happen, government and …
Romania 2016-2018 National Action Plan is based on the lessons learned from the implementation of the previous NAP, the recommendations from the IRM 2015 progress report and Romania’s commitment to promote the principles of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Source: Government of Romania