Main Milestones
2015
Addis Ababa Action Agenda
Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction
Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Paris Agreement
2014
SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway
2013
High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
2012
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, RIO +20: the Future We Want
2010
Five-year review of the Mauritius Strategy of Implementation: MSI+5
2005
BPOA+10: Mauritius Strategy of Implementation
2002
World Summit on Sustainable (WSSD) Rio+10: Johannesburg Plan of Implementation
1999
Bardados Programme of Action (BPOA)+5
1997
UNGASS -19: Earth Summit +5
1994
Bardados Programme of Action (BPOA)
1993
Start of CSD
1992
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development: Agenda 21
1987
Our Common Future
1972
United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (Stockholm Conference)
Creation of UNEP
Issues Brief 2 - Options for Strengthening IFSD: Peer Review
UN-DESA, 2011
by: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA)

It is important to understand what peer review is not. It is not a substitute for, or analogous to, compliance mechanisms or other dispute settlement bodies, such as courts. Review is motivated by a shared effort to implement mutually agreed goals. Thus, while it encompasses monitoring and review, the purpose is to facilitate implementation through a constructive, persuasive and non-adversarial process. Peer review rests fundamentally on the equality of the parties concerned; thus it is compatible with notions of national sovereignty. Commitment to the process of peer review, and its institutionalization, is one of the channels through which change is effected.

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