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New Goals at the UN Reflect Failure of Imagination for International Development

By ignoring history, the UN's Sustainable Development Goals' creators have shown their inability to envision an alternative economic paradigm. …

Economics

The development goals will only succeed if they succeed in Africa

The new international targets to improve people’s lives and protect life on the planet, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), do much more than …

At UN Assembly, speakers from African nations spotlight sustainable development, efforts to combat terrorism

Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, Jean-Claude Gakosso, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Congo, was among several African leaders who …

Sustainability

How can we prevent the UN's Sustainable Development Goals from failing?

In September, the United Nations’ General Assembly is set to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a highly anticipated event in global …

Sustainability

The United Nations establishes new goals to abolish poverty

Mark Suzman is president of Global Policy, Advocacy, and Country Programs at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation<p>Fifteen years after the Millennium …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

3 challenges facing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

In September, the United Nations’ General Assembly is set to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a highly anticipated event in global …

Sustainability

Interview: Countries have different priorities for sustainable development goals

Interview: Countries have different priorities for sustainable development goals<p>Amina Mohammed, special adviser to the UN secretary-general on …

Sustainability

How can we measure progress towards development?

Beyond the cold calculus of GDP and TFP and FDI, development is about promoting strong societies as well as propelling powerful economies. But how …

Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable development, science, and the UN | Ars Technica

The UN is crafting sustainable development goals. It needs scientists' involvement.<p>In 2000, the UN set eight international development goals, known …

5 ways the Sustainable Development Goals can succeed

As we recognize the extraordinary deeds of aid workers around the world on World Humanitarian Day, we need to acknowledge that things have never been …

Skoll | Social Entrepreneurs Driving Large-scale Change

Social Entrepreneurship

Calling time on the MDGs

No development process succeeds without the participation of those it targets, argues <b>Maggie Black</b>.

Participation

Global goals for sustainable development

The final text of the Sustainable Development Goals marks an important advance for the international development community, but enormous challenges …

Sustainability

Publications - SEI

<b>This database lists all publications produced by SEI staff, including SEI’s own portfolio of publications, shown below:</b><p>Recently added<p><b>SEI Author(s):</b> …

Sustainability

Writing Participation Into the UN's Sustainable Dev Goals

(CC by 2.0, Source)<p>Later this week the U.N. will vote on the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a set of international development …

News story: Britain backs the Global Goals for Sustainable Development

<i>Updated:</i> Global Goals officially adopted by UN General AssemblyThe United Nations General Assembly has formally adopted the Global Goals - a new …

Justine Greening