Stakeholder Forum report- ‘Analysis of proposals in the SDGs e-Inventory related to the themes of the Seventh Session of the Open Working Group on SDGs’

By Bridget Elliott on 7th January 2014

The seventh session of the Open Working Group (OWG) on Sustainable Development Goals commenced on Monday 6th January and runs until Friday 10th January. Themes to be considered as part of the seventh session include: sustainable cities and human settlements; sustainable transport; sustainable consumption and production (including chemicals and waste); and climate change and disaster risk reduction. In order to inform the deliberations of the meeting, Stakeholder Forum has conducted an analysis of the proposals currently housed within its SDGs e-Inventory, which relate to these thematic areas. The SDGs e-Inventory is an interactive online tool aimed at crowdsourcing proposals on global goals for the post-2015 period. It is hoped that the analysis will be a useful resource for the OWG members, as well as other stakeholders involved in discussions on the Post-2015 Development Agenda, whether working specifically on the themes of this OWG meeting or otherwise. More…