• The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development


The Post-2015 development agenda, next-in-line to the MDGs, will be adopted at the United Nations summit that will be held from 25 to 27 September 2015. ANND actively engages with its partners in the process in order to contribute to the design of effective development policies for the Arab region. Along its works, ANND reflects the need for transformative changes to global governance systems and to national policy choices in order to overcome inequality, exclusion and vulnerability.



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  • TRANSFORMATIVE PATHWAYS IN THE ARAB REGION

    2020/07/08

    2020 turned out to be the year of lockdown instead of action, and slowdown rather than acceleration for many countries in the world, as well as those in the Arab region despite being labelled as Decade of Action. The Arab Sustainable Development Report issued by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) indicates that the region will not achieve the SDGs by 2030 and recalls the urgent need for transform and to dismantle the structural barriers to achieving the 2030 Agenda.

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  • National Dialogue Session on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

    2020/07/07

    Espace Associatif in cooperation with the Arab NGO Network for Development will organize a Multistakeholder  national dialogue session on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on July 7, 2020 at 15:30 P.M.    

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  • ANND has launched a new project funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund!

    2020/06/04

    The Arab NGO Network for Development has launched a new project, entitled “Engaging Civil Society in Policy Dialogue on Agenda 2030 in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia”; funded by The United Nations Democracy Fund. The project aims to enhance civil society capacity for engagement in policy dialogue on sustainable development and the Agenda 2030. Better informed engagement will be ensured through training involving national, regional and international participation and increased dissemination of the sustainable human development narrative will be ensured through communication tools developed by the project.

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  • The Spotlight Report 2019: Reshaping governance for sustainability

    2020/02/24

    Since 2016, the Civil Society Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development has published the annual Spotlight Report, assessing the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the structural obstacles to its realization.

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  • Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2018

    2019/04/12

    The world is off-track in terms of achieving sustainable development and fundamental policy changes are necessary to unleash the transformative potential of the SDGs.” This is the main message of the Spotlight Report 2018, the most comprehensive independent assessment of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. 

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  • Reflections on the Agenda 2030 from a Civil Society perspective

    2019/04/11

    This document sheds the light on the specific concerns and recommendations that were presented at the regional consultations in Beirut in 2013, 2014 and 2015, in addition to the recommendations following the in Addis Ababa conference in 2015.

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  • ANND has launched a new project funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund!

    2020/06/04

    The Arab NGO Network for Development has launched a new project, entitled “Engaging Civil Society in Policy Dialogue on Agenda 2030 in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia”; funded by The United Nations Democracy Fund. The project aims to enhance civil society capacity for engagement in policy dialogue on sustainable development and the Agenda 2030. Better informed engagement will be ensured through training involving national, regional and international participation and increased dissemination of the sustainable human development narrative will be ensured through communication tools developed by the project.

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  • Comments on the Voluntary National Review Report of Lebanon At the High Level Political Forum 2018

    2018/08/27

    Lebanon participated in the Voluntary National Review (VNR) at the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2018, presented its progress report towards achieving sustainable development, and had its Q&A session on July 18th, 2018, at the UN Headquarters in New York.

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  • CPDE Response Statement to 2018 High Level Political Forum

    2018/07/30

    The CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) calls on Member States to rekindle the spirit of cooperation that delivered the Agenda 2030, work together to the failure to reach consensus on Ministerial Declaration in this year’s High-­‐Level Political Forum, and uphold the mandate and principles of effective cooperation in order to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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All Releated Press Releases
  • High awareness but limited role of civil society in SDG implementation - CPDE study

    2018/07/18

    High awareness but limited role of civil society in SDG implementation - CPDE study     NEW YORK, USA - A recent study showed there is a high level of awareness among civil society groups on the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Voluntary National Review (VNR) process, but this has not yet been translated into meaningful participation.    The VNRs serve as inputs to the High-level Political Forum (HLPF). The process is to be voluntary, state-led, undertaken by both developed and developing countries, and shall provide a platform for multistake-holder partnerships, including through the participation of major groups and other relevant stakeholders.    

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All Releated Research Papers
  • EGYPT: LACK OF STRATEGY IN THE 2030 STRATEGY

    2016/06/08

    The Egyptian Center for Economic & Social Rights has prepared this report on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Egypt. It examines key economic, social and environmental dimensions of the implementation framework and includes recommendations for needed changes if it is to be successful. This report comes as a first of several national reports launched by Social Watch on the challenges of implementing the 2030 Agenda in these countries.

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All Releated Policy Briefs
  • Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2018

    2019/04/12

    The world is off-track in terms of achieving sustainable development and fundamental policy changes are necessary to unleash the transformative potential of the SDGs.” This is the main message of the Spotlight Report 2018, the most comprehensive independent assessment of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. 

    Read more
  • Reflections on the Agenda 2030 from a Civil Society perspective

    2019/04/11

    This document sheds the light on the specific concerns and recommendations that were presented at the regional consultations in Beirut in 2013, 2014 and 2015, in addition to the recommendations following the in Addis Ababa conference in 2015.

    Read more
  • Policy Brief: Monitoring SDGs - Goal 1

    2017/02/14

    In the framework of its critical engagement in the 2030 Agenda, ANND launched an effort to document national programs for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and socio-economic reform initiatives in the Arab region. This effort takes the form of national assessment reports and seeks to check if such implementation is made within a comprehensive rights-based development strategy, adopted with an inclusive, participatory and transparent approach.

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  • Civil Society platform on Agenda 2030
  • The Arab Watch on Informal Labor
  • The Arab NGO Network on Development (ANND) launched the third issue of the Arab Watch on Economic and Social Rights, with a focus on the question of Informal Labor, in two workshops held in each of Beirut and Cairo, which brought together a group of experts, researchers, academics, and civil society activists. The report was produced with the support of Ford Foundation, Diakonia, Swedish Development Cooperation, Norwegian People’s Aid, and IM Sweden. 

    The Arab Watch on Informal Labor

     

     

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  • SOLiD-South Mediterranean Social Dialogue
  • SOLiD-South Mediterranean Social Dialogue is a pilot project for the promotion of social dialogue in the Southern Mediterranean Neighborhood. It is a three years programme (2016-2018), financed by the European Union. SOLiD brings together regional and international representatives of social partners as well as a number of relevant partners from the EU.

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  • Annual Study Week On Trade And Investment policies In The Global South
  • The Fifth Study Week on Trade and Investment Policies in South Countries. The Study Week was organized in collaboration with the South Center during the first week of December 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. The meeting aimed to enhance civil society advocacy on economic policies in the region 

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  • The Arab Watch Report on Economic and Social rights
  • The Arab Watch Report on Economic and Social Rights is published biennially by ANND. The report entails monitoring public policies at the national and regional levels and assessing their impact on specific rights.

     

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  • The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • The Post-2015 development agenda, next-in-line to the MDGs, will be adopted at the United Nations summit that will be held from 25 to 27 September 2015. ANND actively engages with its partners in the process in order to contribute to the design of effective development policies for the Arab region. Along its works, ANND reflects the need for transformative changes to global governance systems and to national policy choices in order to overcome inequality, exclusion and vulnerability.

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