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World Social Report 2020: Inequality in a Rapidly Changing World

UN DESA : 2020

The World Social Report 2020 examines the impact of four such megatrends on inequality: technological innovation, climate change, urbanization and international migration. Whether these mega-trends are harnessed to encourage a more equitable and sustainable world, or allowed to exacerbate disparities and divisions, will largely determine the shape of our common future. The evidence presented...

Source: UN DESA

Link: http://www.un.org/development/desa/dspd/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2020/02/World-Social-Report2020-FullReport.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

What Does Inclusive Governance Mean? Clarifying Theory and Practice

OECD : 2020

Inclusion in terms of both process (how decisions are made and who is included in that process and how and why) and outcomes (how wealth and prosperity are distributed and shared across a population and why) is a leading priority in international development. This note explores the relationship between inclusive governance and inclusive development. It highlights that under certain...

Source: OECD

Link: https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/deliver/960f5a97-en.pdf?itemId=%2Fcontent%2Fpaper%2F960f5a97-en&mimeType=pdf

Tags: Inclusion

Strengthening Sub-national Civic Engagement in Myanmar

OECD : 2020

In Myanmar, the establishment of state and region governments in 2010 introduced new actors at the subnational level. Today state and region governments increasingly matter, demonstrating increased competence while undertaking expanded roles and responsibilities. This report looks in greater detail at how Myanmar’s changing governance parameters are impacting meaningful civic engagement. The...

Source: The Asia Foundation

Link: https://asiafoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Strengthening-Subnational-Civic-Engagement-in-Myanmar_EN.pdf

Tags: Local Governance

Asia and the Pacific SDG Progress Report 2020

UNESCAP : 2020

It is critical to understand the progress of the region on Sustainable Development Goals. This report analyses trends as well as data availability for monitoring progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia and the Pacific and its five subregions. It assesses gaps which must be closed to achieve the goals by 2030. This assessment is designed to ensure the region’s actions...


Link: https://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/publications/ESCAP_Asia_and_the_Pacific_SDG_Progress_Report_2020.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Democracy and Peacebuilding in the Framework of SDG 16+: Policy Recommendations from an Interregional and Multistakeholder Approach

IDEA International : 2020

The SDGs are global in nature and universally applicable; they consider national contexts, capacities, and levels of development and challenges. This paper highlights the global need for greater coordination among governments, global and regional organizations, civil society, experts and practitioners on matters of international peace and security, and for concrete interventions at the global,...

Source: IDEA International

Link: https://www.idea.int/sites/default/files/publications/democracy-and-peacebuilding-in-the-framework-of-sdg-16-policy-recommendations.pdf

Tags: Conflict management

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