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Helen Clark at Early action to leave no one behind: delivering for the world’s poorest people
b.tritton
Wednesday 20th July, 2016

Read UNDP Administrator Helen Clark's speech delivered at the  High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development side event held by Development Progress: Early action to leave no one behind: delivering for the world’s poorest people.

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A boy studying the Quran in Djenné, mali – UN Photo/Marco Dormino (Creative Commons licensed via Flickr)
Chris Little
Monday 11th July, 2016

Elizabeth Stuart writes for the blog of the UN High-Level Political Forum on what can be done in the first 1000 days of the #SDGs to kickstart progress on leaving no one behind, giving practical examples of early action and past successes.

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Young refugees in Minawao camp in northern Cameroon. In sub-Saharan Africa, nearly 30 million children of primary school age are out of education - Andrew Harnik/A
b.tritton
Monday 11th July, 2016

Early action on the sustainable development goals is desperately needed – without it, they may become impossible to achieve

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 Las obras de construcción del proyecto de ampliación del Canal de Panamá. Panamá. Foto: Gerardo Pesantez / Banco Mundial (Creative Commons con licencia a través de Flickr)
Chris Little
Friday 8th July, 2016

Javier Surasky, Coordinador del área de Investigación y Análisis del Cepei, un centro de investigación en Colombia, escribe sobre la relevancia de nuestro informe sobre los ODS en América Latina y el Caribe para la región y cómo puede ser utilizado como un sistema de alerta temprana en aquellas áreas de los ODS que requieren acción urgente

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Construction works for the Panama Canal expansion project. Panama. Photo: Gerardo Pesantez / World Bank (Creative Commons licensed via Flickr)
Chris Little
Friday 8th July, 2016

Javier Surasky, Research and Analysis Coordinator at Colombia's CEPEI think tank, blogs on the relevance of our new report on the SDGs in Latin America and the Caribbean for the region and how it might function as an early warning system for where urgent action is needed on the SDGs. 

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Female students train in mechanics at the Windhoek Vocational Training Centre, Khomasdal - John Hogg/World Bank (Creative Commons Licensed via Flickr)
b.tritton
Friday 8th July, 2016

What will it take to convince businesses that sustainable development and the SDGs represent the most significant opportunity for market transformation and inclusive growth?

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The modern skyline of Nairobi - Nbi101/Wikimedia CC-BY
b.tritton
Tuesday 14th June, 2016

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.

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David Cameron speaks at the 'Leave no one behind' event at the UN Sustainable Development Summit 2015 - Georgina Coupe/Crown Copyright (Creative Commons Licensed via Flickr)
b.tritton
Wednesday 8th June, 2016

How is the UK doing so far on implementing the Sustainable Development Goals? According to the International Development Committee’s (IDC) select committee, not well enough.

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Men Pulling Fishing Net Out Of The Sea, Sri Lanka - Oliver Dixon/Transaid (Creative Commons Licensed via Flickr)
b.tritton
Thursday 26th May, 2016

Priyanthi Fernando, moderator of the two-day Starting Strong: Asia Dialogue on the first 1000 days of the SDGs event, shares her reflections on the discussions

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Railway in Bangladesh – Asian Development Bank (Creative Commons licensed via Flickr)
Chris Little
Wednesday 18th May, 2016

Tanvi Bhatkal, co-author of our new report projecting Asia-Pacific’s progress on the SDGs to 2030, writes about some of the key findings from the report.

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