• 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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  • Videos: International Workshop on “Strengthening Public Policies for the 2030 Agenda”

    2017/12/07

    The Arab NGO Network for Development (ANND), the Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (IFI) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) held an International Workshop on “Strengthening Public Policies for the 2030 Agenda” on 30 November and 1 December 2017

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  • International Workshop on “Strengthening Public Policies for the 2030 Agenda”

    2017/11/28

    The Arab NGO Network for Development (ANND), the Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (IFI) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) are pleased to invite you to the: International Workshop on “Strengthening Public Policies for the 2030 Agenda” 30 November to 1 December 2017 The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (IFI) at the American University of Beirut (AUB)    

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  • ANND Participates in the HLPF

    2017/07/10

    From 11 to 17 July 2017, ANND will participate in the High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development in 2017 at the United Nations in New York (https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf)

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  • Post 2015: Rethinking the Development Paradigm

    2015/09/29

    Reflections from civil society organizations in the region on the Post-2015 and Financing for Development agendas.

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  • Reflections on the 2017 HLPF and the Ministerial Declaration

    2017/08/04

    Following 8 days involving 43 Voluntary National reviews (VNR) and 147 side events with 77 ministry-level participations and 2458 registered stakeholder representatives, the statistical outlook of the 2017 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Goals is quite promising. It is only the second review and just two years after the kick-off for the implementation of a universal agenda towards leaving no-one behind. Yet, time is marching on and there is a long way to go on the level of implementation.

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  • Post-2015 and FfD3: Debates Begin, Political Lines Emerge

    2015/02/05

    2015 is a pivotal year. The post–2015 sustainable development agenda currently being drafted is premised on the reality that the present model of development is not working, given worsening inequalities and straining planetary boundaries. All countries and peoples—and the planet on which we depend–have the right to live with a better model, one that is inclusive and sustainable.

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  • Regions Refocus 2015 Fostering Regional and Feminist Solidarities for Justice

    2014/06/25

    This report and the regional workshops compiled within it were orchestrated in collaboration with regional civil society networks, as a fundamental principle of how Regions Refocus 2015 operates. We would like to acknowledge the vision, creativity, and leadership of each of the autonomous civil society networks with which these workshops were undertaken: the Arab NGO Network for Development, Catchafyah, the Latin American Campaign for the Right to Education (CLADE), Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN), DIVA for Equality, Eurodad, the Financial Transparency Coalition, Latindadd, Third World Network–Africa, and The YP Foundation. Regions Refocus 2015 would like to thank our global partners, Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung – New York Office, and Heinrich Böll Stiftung.

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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
  • Policy Brief: Monitoring SDGs - Goal 1

    2017/02/15

    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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  • The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Between aspirations and facts.

    2015/10/15

    During the 70th UN General Assembly meeting, World leaders adopted on Friday, September 25, 2015, a new world agenda for sustainable development, succeeding the Millennium Development Goals. On the other hand, many CSOs and international campaigns, which followed up the negotiations track, including the Arab NGO Network for Development (ANND),  continue to see the approved plan with caution and a critical eye. This is because of objective reasons we try to highlight in this position paper, which relies to positions developed by ANND in various stages of the consultative track.  

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  • Concluding Recommendations of Civil Society Organizations Arab Regional Consultation on the Post-2015 Agenda

    2015/05/30

    The international community adopted the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) at the beginning of the new century and set the deadline for their achievement by year 2015. The MDGs became the key reference for the international development agenda, setting specific, agreed upon, and measurable objectives focusing on the reduction of poverty and hunger, ensuring universal education, promoting gender equality, reducing child and maternal mortality, and so on.

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  • 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 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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