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UNEP Releases Briefing Notes on Post-2015

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) recently released three Briefing Notes on the post-2015 development agenda with recommendations on how to (1) achieve a balanced, ambitious and inclusive framework that integrates the social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainable development; (2) accelerate the shift towards sustainable consumption and production (SCP); and (3) ensure a clean and healthy environment.

UN-NGLS Policy Briefs for the OWG on SDGs

UN-NGLS delivered a series of policy briefs to the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals presenting civil society recommendations on: Macroeconomic Issues, Energy, Means of Implementation, Human Rights, Global Governance, Sustainable Consumption and Production and Climate Change Mitigation, Women’s Human Rights and Gender Equality, and the Ocean and Seas.

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