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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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Sustainable Development Goals: No More Complacency, Urgency Needed!

by Pradeep Baisakh, GCAP Asia Coordinator “We face mounting challenges in the form of growing numbers of conflicts, rising inequality, erosion of human rights, unprecedented global humanitarian crisis….climate change is…
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GCAP India/WNTA’s latest newsletter – January to June 2018

Wada Na Todo Abhiyan (WNTA)/GCAP India's latest newsletter for January to June 2018 is out! It highlights the following major events: Release of Citizen's Report on Four Years of NDA Government: 2014- 2018-…
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Food security breached for the most left-behind groups?

Aadhaar is no guarantee to get a ration card: study By Pradeep Baisakh, GCAP Asia Coordinator It took four years for Rahila Khan, a Muslim woman from Himachal Pradesh, to…
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GCAP Pakistan

Great article on SDG achievement in Pakistan from the Pakistan Development Alliance (PDA), GCAP Pakistan. Read the full article here
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Thousands Of People Hit The Street Demanding Urgent Action From Paris Climate Summit

By Pradeep Baisakh As the leaders from more than 190 countries are about to meet in Paris for the Climate Summit (COP21), tens of thousands of people have taken to…
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