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How the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) came about

Many people are talking about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) since the adoption, by UN Member States in September 2015, of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  But what are these goals and this agenda about, how were they formulated and what role did Beyond 2015 play? This section aims to answer these key questions.

  • The 17 Sustainable Development Goals: click here
  • The road to the SDGs / post-2015 agenda: click here
  • Beyond 2015's engagement in the post-2015 process: click here
  • Ongoing discussions on the post-2015 process: click here