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International SDG Research Symposium: Call for papers now open!

International SDG Research Symposium: Call for papers now open!

International SDG Research Symposium: Call for papers now open! Contribute to the INTERNATIONAL SDG RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM, which will be held in Utrecht, 10-11 June 2020.  Call for papers is now open! The 2020 INTERNATIONAL SDG RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM is designed to be a premier knowledge stocktaking exercise on the steering effects of ‘governance through goals’. This high-level academic event will bring…

Does SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities signify a new global norm?

Does SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities signify a new global norm?

Does SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities signify a new global norm? In response to growing political concerns about the rise in inequality within and between countries, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals adopted in 2015 by the UN and its member states include Goal 10, which appears to be a groundbreaking goal to reduce inequality. For her MSc Thesis at Utrecht University…

Prioritisation of SDGs: National trends, international assistance, and global governance implications

Prioritisation of SDGs: National trends, international assistance, and global governance implications

Prioritisation of SDGs: National trends, international assistance, and global governance implications How can the process of SDG prioritisation and the relationship between this phenomenon and the assistance provided by United Nations Specialised Agencies, Funds and Programmes be explained? For her MSc thesis at Utrecht University Oana Forestier identified which SDGs are prioritised by nineteen national governments, delved into national prioritisation…