Pathfinders for Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies - Meeting Report
A side event to UNGA 71 - 20 September 2016
Agenda 2030 recognizes that there can be no sustainable development without peace and no peace without sustainable development.
As member states accelerate efforts to foster peaceful, just and inclusive societies, the Permanent Missions of Brazil and Switzerland, in association with New York University’s Center on International Cooperation, held a side event to the General Debate of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly.
- Highlighted examples of national implementation of the SDG targets for peaceful, just and inclusive societies.
- Focused on innovative approaches, visions, models and tools that member states have developed in line with their national circumstances and priorities.
- Explored the role of international cooperation in sharing experience between countries and tackling transnational threats to peace, justice and inclusion.
- Deepened the discussion on next steps for partners to identify strategic priorities and work together to deliver them.