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
Analytical Framework for post-2015 SDGs
UNDP, 2013
by: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Dr. Veerle Vandeweerd, Director, Environment and Energy Group

SDG Theory of Change Questions

1. Why do we need SDGs, what’s their role for SD?
2. What are the contours, conditions and boundaries of a 2050 SD vision, their normative basis?
3. Working backwards, what are the key drivers to move the world/countries towards this SD vision?
4. What analytical framework can be used as a filter to inform SDG proposals – one that checks links between SD vision and drivers, and hence ensures that SDGs guide the transition to SD?

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