SDG 16 Hub Community Update | June 2022

We are pleased to share the sixth Community Update of the SDG16 Hub for 2022! This month’s edition features new and exciting resources, tools, initiatives, and events including information on the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2022, the recently organised Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development and Paris Peace Forum Spring Meeting. Many of the new publications are also featured this time.
Key resources featured on SDG 16 Include:

  • UNDP Guidance - Aiming Higher: Elevating Meaningful Youth Engagement for Climate Action.
  • Beyond the Pandemic – The Justice Emergency.
  • Reflections and Directions − Business and Human Rights in Asia: From the First Decade to the Next.
  • Connections that Matter: How the Quality of Governance Institutions may be the Booster Shot we need to reduce Poverty and Inequality.
  • UNDP and Southern Voice Joint Publication - COVID-19 and the Crisis of Governance: The impact of the pandemic on Peace, Justice and Inclusion (SDG16).
  • The KOFF Peacebuilding Magazine - Shrinking spaces for civil society: A balancing act.
  • UNDP Development Futures Series: Seizing the Peace Dividend: Private Sector Contributions to Forging Resilient SocietiesSmall Arms Control - The Case for Gender Mainstreaming: Experiences from South-East EuropeContributing to Resilience Through the Integration of Gender Perspective in the Defense Sector Reform in Four Countries of The Western Balkans.
  • The Second Online Course on Crime Statistics from a Gender Perspective.

Information on upcoming and past events include:

  • High Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2022
  • Global SDG16+ Coalition Side Event to the 2022 HLPF - SDG16+: An Interactive Dialogue on Reinvigorating Action towards an Agenda in Peril
  • Power of Innovation Against Anti-Corruption: A Cross-Regional Dialogue
  • Uniting Political Parties to Defend Democracy
  • SDG16+: Understanding Interlinkages for Greater Impact: SDG16+ Coalition Global Workshops Series
  • 2022 Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development: From a Human Security Crisis Towards an Environment of Peace
  • 2022 Paris Peace Forum Spring Meeting

We are enthusiastic to continue providing SDG 16 updates including on events, resources, and initiatives. For any feedback, please write to contact@sdg16hub.org.