Post2015.org is collating key recent post-2015 resources and news in a round-up post. Below, read today’s selection:
Call for Innovations – PARIS21 has coordinated a global ‘call for innovations’ following on from the Data Revolution Expert Workshop held in London in July, to build on the work compiling a catalogue of innovative solutions carried out as part of the Informing a Data Revolution (IDR) project.
Science and Technology targets – The Copenhagen Consensus Center has published the fourth set of papers for the Post-2015 Consensus project, this time focused on Science and Technology targets for the post-2015 development agenda, including those which have the highest benefit- cost ratios such as expanding open international circulation of skilled workers.
United Nations Post-2015 Agenda for global development: perspectives from China and Europe – The Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS) and the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) have jointly published a new book on the post-2015 agenda. The contributions demonstrate a surprising degree of convergence in German and Chinese analytical approaches but also point to areas of substantive disagreement.
CAN Position: Energy and the Post-2015 Development Agenda – The Climate Action Network sets out three targets for an energy SDG: universal access to sustainable energy for households, community and productive services, over double the share of renewables in the global energy mix and substantially grow annual energy intensity improvements globally.
Closing the Gap: Towards a 2030 Wasting Target – Action Against Hunger have released a report as part of the Generation Nutrition campaign which challenges global leaders to halve the number of children affected by the deadliest form of child malnutrition by 2030, stating in the report that current ambitions for 2016-2030 do not go far enough.