UN Member States came to consensus on the post-2015 development agenda. The updated outcome document is now available. Learn more here.
In response to increasing interest in our community about the U.S. government’s Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) and global health security overall, the GHC Global Health Security Roundtable will hold its first meeting in September. This roundtable will meet regularly to coordinate information and ensure that GHC members optimize opportunities to be part of the dialogue around GHSA/GHS. The roundtable is open to GHC members and invited organizations. To be added to the roundtable, email us.
Final Draft of 2030 Action Agenda for Sustainable Development
In early August, 193 governments agreed to text defining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will be adopted at the UN summit in New York City in late September. Read the final draft of the 2030 Action Agenda for Sustainable Development.
SRMNCAH: Detailed Update by Family Care International
In a detailed update, GHC member Family Care International and its advocacy partners look at how and to what extent sexual and reproductive health and rights, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health (SRMNCAH) have been included in the 2030 Action Agenda for Sustainable Development document. The update also looks at the broader issues of human rights, gender equality, youth and civil society.
Center for Execellence
Led by CARE International and supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Center for Excellence is an online venue for NGOs to report and track recent and upcoming advocacy trips. This forum helps to coordinate information sharing and fosters collaboration across the NGO community. Register to gain full access to the site.
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