OGP Accelerate Implementation of the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development

On September 27, 2015 OGP Steering Committee in New York presented Open Government Partnership Declaration in Support of 2030 Agenda. The Joint Declaration called on OGP countries to use “Open Government National Action Plans” to adopt commitments that could at the same time serve for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Declaration outlines the importance of OGP’s core values of transparency, accountability and citizen participation, for the 2030 Agenda’s success.

Enhancing Access to Justice 16.3

Initiative by FGDRC to enhance women access to justice and also promoting female legal profession. FGDRC is extensively working on Target 16.3 and Goal 5.

Understanding the Dimensions of Sustainable Development

The 2030 Agenda and its 17 Goals for Sustainable Development are an ambitious commitment of the world community to ensure sustained and economic growth, social inclusion and environmental protection. At the heart of the Agenda are 5 critical components: People, Prosperity, Peace, Partnership & Planet. Learn more about the dimensions of the 2030 Agenda in this video.

Transitioning from the MDGs to the SDGs

An end to poverty, hunger and inequality worldwide. That and more is the ambitious agenda of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), agreed upon by 193 countries at the United Nations in September 2015.

SDG 16 Building Peaceful and Inclusive Societies from the Local Level

The Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16 of the new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development calls for peace, justice and strong institutions.