In the new blog series Global Alliance Dispatches, the Global Alliance and its partners shine the spotlight on some of today's most pressing challenges and untapped opportunities for the achievement of peaceful, just and inclusive societies. With the review of SDG16 at HLPF around the corner, the series revisits key findings of the 2019 seminal report Enabling the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda Through SDG 16+: Anchoring Peace, Justice and Inclusion and explores what the development community has learned and how it has evolved over the last two years on reporting, monitoring and implementation of SDG16 on the ground.
Repeatedly, young people have spoken up about peace, justice and inclusion. In the first blog of the series, Achieving SDG16: Youth is the missing piece, the Global Alliance, UNDP and UNODC call on the international community to create space and listen. All actors must innovate to ensure that there are clear avenues for young people and their perspectives to be at the forefront of the 2030 Agenda and advance peace, justice and inclusion.
Read the full piece on the Global Alliance Website.