The UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, featuring the 17 Sustainable Development Goals was unanimously adopted by world leaders at a historic UN summit in September 2015. By aligning national priorities with the 2030 Agenda and working together with the private sector and civil society, governments have started mobilizing efforts to end poverty, address inequalities and tackle climate change by 2030. SDGs rightfully rely on active individual citizens and civil society organizations to help build resilient societies and effective institutions around the globe.
TNW ensures to incorporate all programs activities and objectives linked with SDGs. TNW under this program will also provide the opportunities to NGOs and other stakeholders to build their capacities so that everyone can contribute towards SDGs.
TNW believes civil society organizations play a vital role in providing basic services to communities that governments and the private sector are unable to reach. To achieve the UN’s ambitious goals by 2030, civil society organizations must also be prepared for an active role in selecting success indicators. TNW is linking thousands of NGO’s workers, professionals and researchers daily in online collaboration and engagement, launched a major effort to mobilize its global network and other global partners to realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a set of targets relating to future international development.
“TNW aims to mobilize NGOs to play a significant role in the context of national SDG an implementation that we consider particularly relevant: holding the stakeholders to account, implementing projects, and communicating the SDGs.”