FAO.org

Home > The Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Millennium Development Goals > News
The Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Millennium Development Goals
Food is life. It is the fundamental connection between people and the planet. The fruits of the earth have long sustained us, but there are increasing signs that our way of working the land and ensuring all are nourished will have to be revisited. Based on FAO’s 14 themes of focus...
Targets and indicators was the featured topic of discussion at the third session of the UNGA intergovernmental negotiations on the post-2015 development agenda that took place from 23 to 27 March 2015 in New York. In response to a request by IGNP Co-Facilitators Macharia Kamau of Kenya and David Donoghue...
SDG2 of the July 2014 report of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Open Working Group (OWG) on Sustainable Development Goals offers a comprehensive vision for food security, nutrition and sustainable agriculture, and for the sustainable use and management of natural resources, writes Boubaker Ben-Belhassen, FAO post-2015 focal point and Director...
As the focus of the post-2015 development agenda shifts from goals and targets to measurement and means, discussion is building on innovative ways to address the world’s most pressing challenges. The ambition of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 targets will mean a significant investment of resources, and sharing...
It may not be as visually striking as a green forest or appear as vital as fresh water, but plain-looking soil is a natural resource just as essential to sustaining life on Earth. Soil provides nutrients, water and minerals to plants and trees, stores carbon and is home to billions of...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9