Around the world, amazing progress is being made. More than 1 billion people have been lifted out of extreme poverty since 1990 with major gains made in other areas that contribute to human well-being. This new publication explores 10 examples of this progress from our case studies.
Around the world, amazing progress is being made. More than 1 billion people have been lifted out of extreme poverty since 1990 with major gains made in other areas too. Here we showcase 10 examples from our case studies.
With the huge achievement of a gender SDG, Abigail Hunt looks at how we can turn that recognition of the importance of gender issues into action on the problems facing women and girls. She sets out 5 steps to get us on the way to realising this goal.
Emma Samman, Jose Manuel Roche and Laura Rodriguez Takeuchi
23 December 2015
If we are to be serious about the SDGs, we need to ensure that people aren't left behind by looking behind national averages. In this blog, the example of child mortality shows the close attention needed to ensure the most marginalised aren't forgotten.
Jose Manuel Roche
José Manuel Roche is Head of Research at Save the Children UK
With the SDGs acknowledging the urgency of the urbanisation challenge, a new Development Progress report looks at four examples of what has worked in improving slum living conditions, and how lessons from these examples can inspire success elsewhere.
In Burkina Faso, farmers are fighting against climate change to regreen the desert. The author of our case study on their progress, Amanda Lenhardt, shares some of the faces behind the research in this photo essay for Global Citizen.