Diego Grantmakers, a regional grantmakers association serving the San Diego community, has announced the appointment of DEBBIE McKEON as its new president and CEO. McKeon joins SDG after from the Council
at a systems level lay not only in Saraki’s own difficult childbirth experience, but also in the recognition that working with government was critical for Nigeria to attain that particular SDG.
in conjunction with the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, SDG Impact will work with the private sector to identify how best to invest in enterprises and markets to advance the SDGs ...
The SDG Impact initiative will work with the private sector to identify how best to invest in enterprises and markets to help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals....
... UNDP Launches 'SDG Impact' to Spur Private Investment in Global Goals
JAMISON, president and CEO of San Diego Grantmakers, has announced she will be stepping down from her position after thirteen years at the end of 2018. In a letter to the SDS community, SDG board chair
The report outlines issues for community foundations to consider as well as ten steps they can take as they apply an SDG lens to their work to improve the quality of life in their communities — including
, the External Investment Plan is designed to encourage additional private investment in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and scaling SDG-related projects more rapidly.
The partnership with the EU
successfully to policy changes, strengthen their value chains, and unlock new global markets than companies that do not. Businesses that are early SDG adopters also are more likely to be rewarded with improved
) at the University of Washington, Goalkeepers: The Stories Behind the Data (HTML or 44 pages, PDF) highlights progress to date on eighteen SDG data points focused on health and well-being — including child
In an attempt to engage the philanthropic sector in Colombia in the Sustainable Development Goals, particularly Goal 16 (promote peace, justice and strong institutions), AFE Colombia and the SDG ...
Juan David Ferreira and Merybell Reynoso, consultants for Asociación de Fundaciones Empresariales y Familiares-AFE Colombia and the SDG Philanthropy Platform, call on funders to play a leading role
philosophy. The Council on Foundations provides material and information for domestic grantmakers looking to get involved with the SDGs, while the Foundation Center's SDG Philanthropy Platform makes it easy
of the scale; improve the collection of comparable data; tailor policy responses to SDG targets where a country is falling behind; and honor the commitment to global sustainable development.
respondents say their companies are developing or planning to develop SDG-related products," said SustainAbility executive director Mark Lee. Many companies are also joining or launching new partnerships
The SDG Philanthropy Platform and the Council on Foundations have announced that the United States has joined Kenya, Colombia, Indonesia, and Ghana as a pilot country in the SDG Philanthropy ... U.S. First High-Income Country to Pilot SDG Philanthropy Platform
-level policy coordination around adoption of the goals, a report from the World Resources Institute finds. The report, Universality, Integration, and Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development: Early SDG ... Universality, Integration, and Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development: Early SDG Implementation in Selected OECD Countries
and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, philanthropy has rallied around the SDG agenda. In July, the Council on Foundations, another key infrastructure group, released a report that details how philanthropy can ...
PND spoke with Spruill about the council's efforts to promote the SDG framework to its members and why she believes the SDGs are good for philanthropy and the world....
Nations and Bertelsmann Stiftung in Germany, the SDG Index tracks the progress of 149 countries toward the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals agreed to by United Nation member states on September 25 ...
The SDG Index tracks the progress of 149 countries toward the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals agreed to by United Nation member states on September 25, 2015....
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Development Goals. The SDG Philanthropy Platform is tracking that funding, which totaled $97.3 billion between 2010 and 2013, with funding for health and education accounting for more than half of the grant
; a revision of the Global Masters in Development Practice curriculum to reflect the new challenges and opportunities of the SDG era and influence participating universities around the world; and the development
financing and risk mitigation. The Outcome Document also emphasizes greater South-South cooperation.
Some commentators say the gap between needs and existing resources calls the whole framing of the SDG
the replacement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), will it be different this time?
There are positive signs. The development of the SDG Philanthropy Platform