United Nations

The space for civil society in the Sustainable Development Goals negotiations

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Media
30 march 2015

Guest blog by James O'Brien* Just when you think the Post-2015 process has simplified into one streamlined process, it reveals itself to have new and challenging depths, complexities and acronyms. Things became a little clearer in January. We know th... Read more

Everything you wanted to know about the “Sustainable Development Goals” but were afraid to ask

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comms
19 february 2015

  The countdown has begun. In a few months, the member states of the United Nations are set to agree a new global agreement on how to tackle the world’s most pressing problems, including poverty, inequality and environmental destruction.    Read more

Will Ireland support a new global agreement on overseas aid?

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comms
06 february 2015

In July, UN member states will meet in Addis Ababa to find a global agreement on how to finance "sustainable development" over the next 15 years. Read more