SDG implementation: France accelerates

February 28, 2018

In a Policy Brief published in October 2017, IDDRI noted the growing importance—in France—of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (ODD). At the time, the French government had just announced—through the Secretary of State at the Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition—the development of an SDG […]

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Three suggestions for improving the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

July 27, 2017

From July 10 to July 20, 2017, all the countries of the world met at UN headquarters to take stock of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Did the 2017 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) delivered on its promises? Upon returning from New York, the IDDRI team formulates some ideas for improving the Forum, particularly in the […]

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SDGs need NGOs, NGOs need SDGs

February 8, 2017

The adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was the result of a long process of negotiation between countries, with the unprecedented involvement of civil society. International NGOs for cooperation, the environment and human rights – which are highly experienced in international negotiations – have been very active in this process by proposing targets and […]

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