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Voluntary National Review Reports– what do they report?

Voluntary national reviews (VNRs), are an important innovation as a United Nations process for follow up to the adoption of development agendas. Until now, the practice was to review implementation globally, primarily based on reports by the Secretary General. Agenda 2030 introduces a new approach that is ‘country led’, and that ‘take(s) into account national …

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UN
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

2018 VNR : Spain

Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Spain.

Source: UN

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Spain
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

2018 VNR: Ireland

Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Ireland.

Source: UN

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Ireland
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

2018 VNR : Lithuania

Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Lithuania.

Source: UN

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Lithuania
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

2018 VNR : Latvia

Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Latvia.

Source: UN

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Latvia
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

2018 VNR: Hungary

Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Hungary.

Source: UN

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Hungary
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

2018 VNR: Greece

Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Greece.

Source UN

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Greece
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

Sustainable development: for whom? A critical vision for coherence of Italian and European policies

It has only been three years since the new agenda for sustainable development was approved, and the international community is already behind schedule to reach its ambitious goals. All of the hype that went along with Agenda 2030 and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) produced a type of collective hypnosis, as if the mere fact …

Published: July 8, 2018
Italy
Monitoring & review tools, Policy papers

The EU’s post-2020 budget: guidelines for investing in Europe’s future

According to this position paper, the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) constitutes the European Union’s crucial financial instrument, not only for the budgetary discipline but also for investing into ground-breaking projects.
Before the new MFF begins in 2021, the European Union must seize the opportunity to purposefully set the monetary course for sustainable development, effective …

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EU, Germany
Policy papers

UN Secretary-General Releases Advance Version of 2018 SDG Progress Report

10 May 2018: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has issued the advance unedited version of the 2018 edition of his yearly report on progress towards the SDGs. The report is based on selected SDG indicators for which data were available, using the latest data as of 10 May 2018.

The report titled, ‘Progress towards the Sustainable …

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UN
Policy papers