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ICCA Consortium members at the UN Summit for Adoption of Post-2015 Development Agenda (New York City, 2015)

UN Summit for Adoption of Post-2015 Development Agenda

Theme: Sustainable development
Meeting dates: 25-27 September 2015
Location: New York City, USA
More information: UN

Consortium activities:
  • Participation by Giovanni Reyes (member of Steering Committee)
  • Inputs to several online consultations on global indicators for the Goals and Targets, with particular emphasis on Goal 15 (GFC)
  • Articles in mainstream media (e.g. The Guardian, The Hindu Business Line) on SDGs and radical alternatives (Steering Committee member Ashish Kothari, Kalpavriksh)
Key policy outcomes: Adoption of the post-2015 development agenda, entitled: “Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”
Contribution to overall strategy: Side meeting on Solidarity Fund furthered progress towards the objective to establish such a fund (if appropriate) under the draft strategy on “ICCAs & Standards and Safeguards for Finance and Business”
Direct financial implications for the Consortium: None – self-funded by Consortium members