Accelerating ‘whole of society’ action on SDG implementation through innovative civil society partnerships
Japan NGO Center for International Cooperation with Asia Development Alliance - Lead Organiser
MInistry of Foreign Affairs, Govt of Malaysia. Malaysian CSO SDG Alliance, Japan, WNTA- India UNDP, Forum for Indian Development Cooperation (FIDC), Forus, TAP Network , SDG Watch Europe,, Jawaharlal Nehru University ( India) - Co Organisers
The side event explores the 2030 Agenda’s commitments to ‘leave no one behind’ and ‘whole of society approaches fostered through knowledge sharing and innovative partnerships including between CSOs and -governments, between CSOs themselves, and diverse multi-stakeholder partnerships. It also explores how innovative, diverse partnerships and South-South Cooperation can connect partners in VNR reporting countries this year, and enable mutual learning and sharing of best practices. Partnership impacts include: Improved VNR reporting, integrating the perspectives of marginalized communities & a better understanding of their support needs and Increased public awareness through mass mobilization to promote citizen action on the 2030 Agenda.