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SAIIA UNDP Report on Africa and SDG16

African states are among the most innovative and committed countries in measuring and reporting on the UN’s Governance Goal (Sustainable Development Goal 16), according to a ground-breaking new report…  


Sr. Fellows paper

This paper examines the origins of these internal UN tensions and how they can influence the organisation’s performance in complex conflicts.  


Indicator 16.7.1 – Key Issues for Consideration by the Working Group

This paper provides initial thinking around the development of the indicator metadata sheet for indicator 16.7.1 under Target 16.7 “Ensure responsive, inclusive and representative decision making at…  


Implementing the women peace and security agenda in the post-negotiation phase of peace agreements

What can be done to increase women’s participation after a peace agreement has been negotiated and signed? The purpose of this issue brief is to contribute to knowledge on accelerating the…  


Enhancing the full potential of South Sudanese women to foster inclusive dialogue and sustainable peace

This issue brief explores women’s strategic agency at a national level in advancing or failing to advance their own participation and influence in the ongoing peace process.  


What does gender-responsive peacebuilding look like?

A case study of mainstreaming gender into a Preventing Violent Extremism programme in South and Southeast Asia  


A creative approach to increasing women’s participation in Zimbabwe’s national healing and reconciliation process

A creative approach to increasing women’s participation in Zimbabwe’s national healing and reconciliation process.  


Gender responsive peacebuilding and the inclusion of faith Based organisations

This issue brief highlights the role that faith based organisations (FBOs) play in post conflict peacebuilding and recovery processes.  


Evaluating Progress Towards SDG 16: Effective Governance and Sustaining Peace

This is the consolidated proceedings from the National Evaluation Capacities Conference 2017  


Validating and prioritising available indicator(s) for SDG 16.7.2: “Proportion of population who believe that decision-making is inclusive and responsive”

This document explores existing survey questions on such issues that might serve as a basket of indicators, or as indicator-pairs, specifically for 16.7.2 as distinct from the other Goal 16 targets.  

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