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SDG Accountability Handbook: A Practical Guide for Civil Society

Transparency, Accountability & Participation (TAP) Network : 2019

This publication serves as a resource  for national-level civil society to hold their government accountable for 2030 Agenda promises, better understand specific approaches to hold governments accountable for the SDGs, and guide them through the practical steps they can take to improve accountability for the 2030 Agenda in their country. It features a variety of distinct approaches civil...

Source: Transparency, Accountability & Participation (TAP) Network

Link: https://secureservercdn.net/

Tags: Sustainable Development

The Local Business Environment and Decentralised Cooperation


This study argues that reform of the business environment at the national level does not always lead to an improvement of business conditions at the local level. However, through decentralised cooperation, local and regional governments can lead reforms that support business growth, create jobs and drive innovation. It further argues that improving local business environment requires building...


Link: http://platforma-dev.eu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Local-Business-environment.pdf

Tags: Livelihoods

Embracing Innovation in Government: Global Trends 2019

The OECD Observatory for Public Sector Innovation (OPSI) and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Government Innovation (MBRCGI) : 2019

This report is a global review of how how governments are taking steps to make innovation a routine and integrated practice across the globe. While digitalisation is transforming economies, governments and societies in complex, interrelated and often unpredictable ways, Government policies and practices have often not been able to keep up.However, some at the edge of government innovation...

Source: The OECD Observatory for Public Sector Innovation (OPSI) and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Government Innovation (MBRCGI)

Link: https://trends.oecd-opsi.org/embracing-innovation-in-government-global-trends-2019.pdf

Tags: Public Service Delivery

SDG Localization in ASEAN: Experiences in Shaping Policy and Implementation Pathways

ASEAN, China and UNDP : 2018

This publication is about SDG localization in the context of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). It explains the challenges faced by countries in ASEAN to achieve the SDGs. It details out requirements for for countries to adopt and implement integrated approaches. It also provides an overview of policy and implementation pathways that have been undertaken so far that can lead...

Source: ASEAN, China and UNDP

Link: https://www.undp.org/content/dam/rbap/docs/Research%20&%20Publications/sustainable-development/RBAP-DG-2019-SDG-Localization-in-ASEAN.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Closing the Gap: Empowerment and inclusion in Asia and the Pacific

UNESCAP : 2019

Covering the past ten years, the report assesses whether women, rural populations, persons with disabilities and other disadvantaged groups have fallen further behind, been included in overall national development gains, or empowered to catch up with outcome levels of more privileged groups. The report builds its narrative on quantifying progress in inclusion and empowerment by measuring how...


Link: https://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/publications/SDD_Closing_the_Gap_report_v8-2-E.pdf

Tags: Social Inclusion

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