Blog posts tagged to "Sustainable Development Goals"
Published on Wednesday, 17 February 2016
ADB and the world’s largest youth organization will work together together on the post-2015 development agenda.
Published on Thursday, 28 January 2016
Southeast Asian countries have much to learn from Korea's successful experience with social health insurance.
Published on Friday, 18 December 2015
To address the societal roots of conflict, a separate measurement tool can help identify potential subnational conflict sensitivity in areas like Mindanao, Philippines.
Published on Thursday, 17 December 2015
Asian judiciaries are setting the global benchmark on legal climate action through their work on cases with environmental implications.
Published on Thursday, 22 October 2015
Despite significant progress, Asia is still home to two-thirds of the world’s hungry people. ADB’s new Operational Plan for Food Security 2015-2020 focuses on 6 critical areas to address the region’s food security challenges in the SDGs era.
Published on Tuesday, 06 October 2015
As multilateral development banks gear up to fill serious gaps in infrastructure in Asia, attention also focuses on safeguards, which should be a top concern for established lenders such as the World Bank and ADB as well as new players like the AIIB.
Published on Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Presenting a shared world vision for the next 15 years, the 17 SDGs came as no surprise as the text was politically negotiated and agreed ahead of time. Here are my 6 takeaways.
Published on Monday, 28 September 2015
How can CSOs contribute meaningfully to the new SDGs, and how can the post-2015 agenda support civil society’s development efforts over the next 15 years? Here are 5 ways.
Published on Thursday, 24 September 2015
As world leaders gather this weekend in New York to officially adopt the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, 6 questions come to mind.
Published on Monday, 14 September 2015
For a long time, sustainability was seen as an environmental issue that represented an unwelcome trade-off with strong economic growth. But now it encompasses a more mutually dependent set of environmental, economic, and social goals.