Elisa Moscolin, Sustainability and Social Innovation Manager, Safaricom, explores the recommendations put forward following a discussion on the role of the private sector in implementing the SDGs at the recent African regional dialogue on the first 1000 days of the SDGs.
Sustainability and Social Innovation Manager, Safaricom
Our new research project's the region's likely progress on the Sustainable Development Goals if present trends continue, finding some goals on a promising track while others need urgent early action if they are to be achieved.
The SDGs pose a number of pressing challenges, one of which is the struggle to end child marriage. Co-author of our new report Projecting progress: the SDGs in sub-Saharan Africa Thomas Aedy takes a look at trends on this goal and the vital importance of success.
Susan Nicolai, lead author of our new report projecting sub-Saharan Africa's progress on the SDGs to 2030, writes on the key findings from the report and what they mean for early action around the implementation of the goals in the region.