Monthly Archives: Septiembre 2015


SDGs process: Where are we? By Diana Guevara Duque

By | Septiembre 29th, 2015|Desarrollo, Pobreza, Sostenible|

The Millennium Declaration, adopted during the Millennium Summit of the United Nations (UN) in September 2000, stressed the need of a global agreement and cooperation towards developing countries. The basic commitment agreed upon was to achieve the reduction of extreme poverty and set out a deadline of 2015. This document was the basis for a [...]

Ending poverty as SDG 1 By Diana Guevara Duque

By | Septiembre 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as the agenda around which all UN members are expected to frame their activities and policies until 2030. The intergovernmental negotiations on the proposed agenda were first mandated by the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in September 2013 and it was also decided that [...]