SDGs Strategic Thinking National Group - Ecuador

Posted by Juan Herrera, Grupo FARO January 9 2018 0 Local experience

As part of the ODS Territorio Ecuador initiative, led by FFLA and Grupo FARO, the "SDGs Strategic Thinking National Group" was formed. This space brings together relevant policy makers from the public sector, private sector, universities and civil society to the achievement of SDG in Ecuador.

The objective of this Group focuses on periodically bringing together different stakeholders in a participatory and multi-sectorial space to discuss and generate knowledge that contributes in the implementation of actions to achieve SDGs in Ecuador. Among the relevant actors are The National Secretariat for Planning and Development (SENPLADES), The National Institute of Statistics and Censuses (INEC), The Ministry of Environment, The Ecuadorian Business Committee, Postgraduate Universities, The Ecuadorian Confederation of Civil Society Organizations and other relevant actors at the national level.

During 2017, three meetings were held. The first and the second one were focused on the challenges and opportunities in Ecuador for taking actions that contribute to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. On November 24, the third meeting of the Thinking Group was held. In this meeting several actors participated presenting their contributions to the development of the 2030 Agenda in Ecuador and its territories. INEC presented the Territorial Statistical Development Plan. The Ecuadorian Business Committee presented its project Ecuador 2030: Productivo y Sostenible and The Public Policies and Territory (CITE) of FLACSO made a presentation about the Urban Prosperity Multidimensional Index based on the UN Habitat methodology. 

At the end of this meeting, the actors agreed that this is an adequate space for reflection and analysis on the state of the SDGs in Ecuador and that it is promoting the articulation and synergy between the different sectors of society for future collaborations. The next meeting will be in January. SENPLADES will present The National Development Plan and the Ministry of Environment will present its work related to the achievement of SDGs.   

 

Comments
0 Responses
*Comments may later be moderated if found unsuitable or offensive. The discretion lies solely with the administrator.

Have any story that you’d like to contribute?

We’d love to have it!

Stream: ‘The Political Economy Of Development In A(...)

11 Sept - 13 Sept , Birmingham, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Posted by Olumide Adisa
Organized by The African Studies Associatio(...)

United Nations Summer Academy 2018

27 Aug - 31 Aug , Bonn, Germany
Posted by UNSSC KCSD
Organized by UNSSC Knowledge Centre for Sus(...)

67th DPI/NGO Conference: Finding Global Solutions(...)

22 Aug - 23 Aug , New York, United States of America
Posted by Admin
Organized by UN Department of Public Inform(...)

Distance Education course on the SDGs

18 Jul - 22 Aug , Brasilia, Brazil
Posted by Admin
Organized by National Confederation of Muni(...)

2nd World Forum on Urban Violence and Education fo(...)

5 Nov - 8 Nov , Madrid, Spain
Posted by Admin
Organized by Madrid

NATIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITIO(...)

3 Sept - 7 Sept , Kano, Nigeria
Posted by Patrick Anucha
Organized by Society for Economic Empowerme(...)

Urban Strategists: Strategic Planning and Sustaina(...)

7 Aug - 10 Sept , Buenos Aires, Argentina
Posted by Admin
Organized by Gobierno de la Ciudad Autónoma(...)

ART 2030 New York

24 Sept - 28 Sept , New York, United States of America
Posted by Admin
Organized by ART-2030

9th annual Social Good Summit

23 Sept - 29 Sept , New York, United States of America
Posted by Admin
Organized by United Nations Development Pro(...)