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The global conversation begins : emerging views for a new development agenda

UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (UNDP)
March 2013

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This report presents a snapshot of the current stories emerging from the global exercise in listening to people’s perspectives and priorities. This report was published as consultations were still under way, in an effort to reflect on preliminary results for the Secretary-General’s High-level Panel of Eminent Persons on the post-2015 Development Agenda, as well as the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals

A new global partnership : eradicate poverty and transform economies through sustainable development|The report of the high-level panel of eminent persons on the post-2015 development agenda

SECRETARY-GENERAL’S HIGH LEVEL PANEL OF EMINENT PERSONS ON THE POST-2015 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA
2013

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This report outlines a universal agenda to eradicate extreme poverty globally by 2030 and deliver on the promise of sustainable development. The report calls upon the world to rally around a new Global Partnership that offers hope and a role to every person in the world. It recommends the new development agenda should carry forward the spirit of the Millennium Declaration and the best of the MDGs, with a practical focus on things like poverty, hunger, water, sanitation, education and healthcare
The report presents the post-2015 agenda as a universal agenda that it needs to be driven by five big transformative shifts: (1)leave no one behind; (2)put sustainable development at the core; (3)transform economies for jobs and inclusive growth; (4) Build peace and effective, open and accountable institutions for all; (5)Forge a new global partnership. This report is useful to anyone interested in the post-2015 development agenda

Report on the RI-USICD seminar on implementation of the UN convention

REHABILITATION INTERNATIONAL (RI)
UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY (USICD)
2006

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This report brings together the views of Government officials and members of civil society and academia to develop programmes and policies that incorporate the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The aim is to identify goals, compare best practices and create momentum for the implementation and ratification of the Convention

Health and human rights readers

SHUFTAN, Claudio
2003

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A compilation of a series of electronic bulletins on health and human rights issues. Calls for a politicised NGO sector and an empowered people's movement to redress the 'charity' model of development and move to an authentically rights-based approach

Civil voices on a global stage : HIVOS policy paper 2002

HIVOS
2002

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Sets out Hivos' vision, policy and strategies for the future, in the context of globalization and changing political, economic and social institutions and practices. Emphasis is given to civil society building, sustainable development and interrelated activities in the South & East and the North

HLP on the post-2015 development agenda

UNITED NATIONS

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This website features information about a High Level Panel (HLP) formed by 27 eminent persons from 27 countries in Asia, Africa, Europe and America. The HLP is mandated to focus on the global development framework beyond 2015, the target date for the Millennium Development Goals, in order to address causes of poverty, resilience to crisis, dimensions of economic growth, social equality and environmental sustainability. This website presents information about the panel members and secretariat, practical information related to the Panel’s processes and outreach, meeting communiques and links to information about Beyond 2015 initiatives. This website is useful to anyone interested in the Beyond 2015 process

Millennium Development Goals

UNITED NATIONS NON-GOVERNMENTAL LIAISON SERVICE (NGLS)

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UN-NGLS website providing basic information about the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), as well as information on the UN's action, civil society's action, country/regional action, and links to handbooks about the MDGs and educational resources. There are also links to other MDG related websites and listservs

Eumap.org

EUROPEAN UNION MONIOTORING AND ADVOCACY PROGRAM (EUMAP)

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The purpose of this website is to monitor the development of human rights, rule of law standards, and policies in EU countries and those applying for membership. The work here includes: encouraging regular and comprehensive independent monitoring; contributing to improving standards and policies; and promoting active engagement of civil society. This work would be useful for anyone with an interest in human rights and policy development across Europe

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