CIC on Global Development

Action in 2015: Implementation, Peace and Conflict, and Global Partnership, Jeffrey Strew, Sarah Hearn

Last week, over 1,000 civil society organizations in over 120 countries launched a global campaign – action/2015 – to mobilize world leaders to commit to delivering ambitious sustainable development goals in the post-2015 era and to take action in tackling climate change.

Jan 26, 2015
Global Development

Afghanistan’s recent presidential elections have resulted in a historic undertaking: the country will reform its constitution in the next two years. To assist the process, CIC is sharing research papers commissioned during the previous drafting process in 2002. Here, CIC Director Barnett Rubin and Research Associate Said Sabir Ibrahimi explain the history and resources available on the : Afghanistan Constitutional Reform Resources Webpage.

Oct 28, 2014
South Asia, Afghanistan

In the coming month, CIC will release the next report in the What Happens Now? series, which will give a thorough analysis of the ongoing post-2015 negotiations, but in the meantime here is a sneak preview of the contents of that report based on initial reflections on the 2014 UN General Assembly.

Oct 22, 2014
Jeffrey Strew
Global Development

Since the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals published its proposal for sustainable development goals for 2016 to 2030, there has been much discussion about whether 17 goals and 169 targets are too many.

Oct 21, 2014
David Steven
Global Development
Desarrollo en América Latina en 4 Gráficos, Shelley Ranni, Ashley Skiles

En el último año, CIC ha explorado las tendencias y políticas de desarrollo en América Latina y el Caribe para el desarrollo. La región es un estudio particularmente interesante de las políticas de desarrollo, ya que, como hemos notado antes, se ha implementado programas innovadores que combinan la reducción de la pobreza y la inclusión social.

Oct 17, 2014
Latin America
Global Development

This fall, CIC will ramp up its post-2015 development program to closely follow and support the various political processes that will decide the global development agenda that begins in 2015.

Sep 30, 2014
Ashley Skiles
Global Development