H.E. Macharia Kamau speaks about the importance of getting a good start to the implementation of the 2015 development agenda and the role of cross-cutting role of natural resources, soil and land in the SDGs
Statement of the Co-Chairs – Conference on Bioenergy and Development, Berlin 2015
Statement of the Co-Chairs – Conference on Bioenergy and Development, Berlin 2015.
The UN’s most inclusive body at a crossroads
Authors Matheus Zanella and Jessica Duncan comment on the change direction at the recent UN Committee on Food Security (CFS) meeting. Has the organization once at the vanguard of inclusiveness lost its ambition?
Soil and Transformation. SDGs and the Global Soil Week.
View the short film for some take-aways from this year’s Global Soil Week.
Sustainable Development Goals Must Recognise the Importance of Soils
This article by Jes Weigelt first appeared in GAIA 3/2015.
Europe and the Sustainable Development Goals – Brussels Workshop Highlights Need for Action
How are the SDGs to be effectively implemented in Europe? This question was discussed by participants of a workshop in Brussels.
IASS and partners release an issue brief: Towards an Integrated and Inclusive Follow-up and Review of Natural Resources
The IASS and partners released an issue brief, entitled: Towards an Integrated and Inclusive Follow-up and Review of Natural Resources on the occasion of the upcoming discussions at the third meeting of the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable…
Towards an inclusive Post- 2015 Development Agenda: IASS and partners publish recommendations for the Zero Draft to strengthen land, rights and management of natural resources
Recommendations for improvement of the Zero Draft Outcome Document for the UN Summit to adopt the Post-2015 Development Agenda was made by a coalition of organizations, including the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, active on the issues of food security,…
SDGs: Need for Broad Participation
IASS and Partners Discuss Options for Successful Implementation of Post-2015 Development Agenda at UN
Are the Sustainable Development Goals Sustainable?
2015 is going to be a pivotal year for sustainable development: a global climate agreement is due to be negotiated in Paris in December; under Germany’s presidency, the G7 Summit in June will address sustainable economic growth; and the 193…