Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection:
Making it Happen: Oxfam’s Proposal for the Post 2015 Framework – paper putting forward Oxfam’s proposal for what new goals and targets should be included and how they can be designed to bring about lasting change.
Advocacy Toolkit: Influencing the Post 2015 Development Agenda – toolkit by the Stakeholder Forum for civil society and other stakeholder organisations, coalitions and individuals that wish to influence the post-2015 development agenda, including the design and implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The toolkit is now available in four languages (English, Spanish, French and Portuguese).
Briefing Note on the Second Session of the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development – produced by Stakeholder Forum in preparation for the second session of the HLPF scheduled from 30 June – 8 July, 2014 at UN Headquarters in New York on the body’s role, remit, schedule of work and means of stakeholder engagement.
Investing in SDGs: An Action Plan – The World Investment Report 2014 by UNCTAD (UN Conference on Trade and Development) analysis that can inform global discussions on how to accelerate progress toward the Millennium Development Goals and shape a long-range vision for a more sustainable future beyond 2015.
Delivering on a Data Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa – briefing by Amanda Glassman Alex Ezeh at the Center for Global Development outlining the data challenges in sub-Saharan Africa: (1) national statistics offices have limited independence and unstable budgets, (2) misaligned incentives encourage the production of inaccurate data, (3) donor priorities dominate national priorities, and (4) access to and usability of data are limited. They make recommendations that would contribute to the much needed data revolution.