The Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement have come into force. These two frameworks beckon the highest degree of international cooperation and reveal common areas of social, economic and environmental interdependence. One cannot be achieved without the other. They are symbiotic and must be delivered in tandem. Achieving them requires coordinated implementation across
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One year since the historic Paris Climate Change Agreement, over 20,000 leaders from government, business and civil society met in Marrakech, Morocco for the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22). The two week conference reviewed progress on implementation, produced additional commitments and examined the relationship between the Paris Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals. In
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By Yasmin Tramannoni, RACI  In September 2015, the international community witnessed the culmination of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the approval of a new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These goals will define the new global development agenda. The 17 SDGs are universal and cross-cutting targets. They focus on the social, environmental and
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