The Role of Civil Society in Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development - ESCWA

Resources

The Role of Civil Society in Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development cover (Arabic)

ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/SDD/2016/TECHNICAL PAPER.1


Publication Type: Working papers

Cluster: 2030 Agenda and SDG Coordination

Focus Area: 2030 Agenda, Inclusive development

Initiatives: Partnerships for Agenda 2030

SDGs: Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals

Keywords: Arab countries, Civil society, Human development, Partnership, Sustainable development

The Role of Civil Society in Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

January 2016

This paper aims at highlighting the role of civil society in implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the national and regional levels. It includes six sections and discusses success stories on the role of civils society in supporting the development sectors in Arab Countries. It focuses on the following topics: the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development within the Sustainable Human Development paradigm; understanding the 2030 Agenda critically; the concept of partnership and the role of civil society; examples and success stories illustrating the various roles of civil society; and, the role of civil society in the implementation and follow-up of the 2030 Agenda.

arrow-up icon
Feedback