Workshop: Validating Guidelines for Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships for SDG Implementation

28 Nov 2017 to 29 Dec 2017
Bangkok, Thailand

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) are currently developing guidelines on multi-stakeholder partnerships for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific. The main focus of the guidelines is to provide a practical guidance for policy makers and practitioners to build and sustain effective multi-stakeholder partnerships aimed at supporting making progress on the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The regional guidelines are closely aligned with global efforts to guide partnership building.

ESCAP and UNU-IAS jointly organized the workshop “Validating Guidelines for Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships for SDG Implementation”. This workshop introduced the being jointly developed aiming to validate and complement issues identified in the guidelines such as needs, challenges, bottlenecks, good practices and other elements related to the process of implementing a successful MSP in the region. The discussions included practical suggestions on how to align MSP in support of the 2030 Agenda.