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An Appeal for Solidarity and Support to Cope with the Coronavirus (COVID 19) Pandemic in Nepal

By GCAP Nepal/ NGO Federation of Nepal: While the world is grappling with the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Nepal also starts being affected and five cases are declared till…
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GCAP Afghanistan/ Afghanistan Global Civil Society Consortium

This joint statement has been signed by the following 5 Coordination Bodies: Coronavirus, or COVID-19, has become the world's biggest threat. This new virus has no cure yet and prevention…
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Statement from GCAP Pakistan on COVID-19 Outbreak

GCAP Pakistan together with other Pakistani CSOs have issued a statement amid the national COVID-2019 outbreak: "We appreciate the announcement of almost 1.2 Trillion Rupees Special Package to address Corona…
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WNTA Statement on COVID-19 Emergency in India

Wada Na Todo Abhiyan WNTA/GCAP India has published a statement on the impact of the COVID-19 emergency in India: "93% of labour in India work in the informal sector –…
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Sustainable Development Goals in India: Ambitious, but Achievable

by Pradeep Baisakh (GCAP) and Amitabh Behar (OXFAM India) This paper focuses on the discussion around the role of civil society in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), starting from its…
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The 100 Hotspots: Excluded Communities and SDGs in India – new report

Wada Na Todo Abhiyan (WNTA)/GCAP India has created a new inequality study The 100 Hotspots: Excluded Communities and SDGs in India, which captures the structural aspects of vulnerability of some…
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PyeongChang Global Peace Forum – linking peace with the SDGs

Several GCAP members attended the PyeongChang Global Peace Forum in South Korea from 9-11 February 2019, including GCAP Global Co-Chair Beckie Malay, Abdul Awal from Bangladesh, Aoi Hioruchi from Japan,…
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Joining The SDG Dots: The time for a piecemeal approach to sustainable development is long past

By PRADEEP BAISAKH, AMITABH BEHAR Published 20 March 2019 in Outlook The trajectory of development was redefined at the global level with the adoption of Agenda 2030 (popularly known as…
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GCAP @ the Asia Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development (APFSD), Asia Pacific People’s Forum For Sustainable Development (APPFSD) & GCAP Asia Regional Assembly

The Asia Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development (APFSD), the official forum on SDGs was held from 27-29 March in Bangkok where members of GCAP actively participated. In addition, GCAP Asia…
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Asia Civil Society Partnership for Sustainable Development (APSD) 2018 report

The Asia Civil Society Partnership for Sustainable Development (APSD), which is the regional forum in Asia co-founded by GCAP, has published its latest annual report for 2018. For more information,…
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APSD proposes reforms for the HLPF and the VNR processes

The Asia Civil Society Partnership for Sustainable Development (APSD) has published a proposal on the need to reform the HLPF and VNR processes. This is based on discussions the regional forum held in 2018, where representatives from national, regional and global civil…
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Citizens in Asia throng the streets demanding implementation of SDGs

With three objectives of generating awareness, enforcing accountability and creating impact, the global citizens called to #Act4SDGs and held various forms of mass actions across the world. By Pradeep Baisakh,…
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