Colombia

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Monitoring and evaluation

Visit our Position Tracker where you will find a complete follow-up to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda of each country in the LAC region.

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This is how the sustainable development goals advance towards the covid-19

The postcovid-19 era will test the commitment of countries seeking to follow the path of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to build a fairer society, sustainable and participatory by 2030. Jimena Puyana, national manager of Sustainable Development of the Pnud, comment on how Colombia is doing on this agenda and what will happen to our commitments in the face of an impending economic crisis.

Eafit and CES, the best in Colombia in the world index of Sustainable Development Goals

The Antioquia universities Eafit and CES were the best Colombian institutions in higher education in the Development Goals performance evaluation index Sustainable defined by the United Nations, published in the most recent edition of Impact Rankings made by The Times Higher Education firm. Both were located in the range of positions from 101 to 200. The third is another Medellín institution, the UPB, between the boxes 201 to 300.

Socio-economic data

National Development Plan

SDG Institutionality

Following the commitment adopted to implement the 2030 Agenda, each country is providing its own institutional and work mandate to monitor its national progress towards the fulfillment of the SDGs. Check out the main elements of this process in each of the 33 LAC countries.

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Mandate

Regulatory framework for the environment and human rights

The implementation of the SDGs requires the participation of all stakeholders. The State, as the main responsible agent for fulfilling the commitments of the 2030 Agenda, must promote this participation through normative, political, economic and social incentives that create multi-stakeholder enabling environments.

Environmental Treaties
Human Rights Treaties
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Cepei and the German Council for Sustainable Development organized the inaugural meeting of the Global Forum for SDG Advisory Bodies

During this Global Forum´s inaugural meeting, network members were expected to identify demands and capabilities for the fulfillment of the SDGs, and provide potential paths and skills for accelerated implementation.

The academic sector in Colombia working on International Cooperation and environmental issues

Representatives from Mexico, Peru, Honduras, Argentina, Spain and the United States were part of the International Symposium. From La Plata, Argentina, the Governance Coordinator of Cepei participated as a speaker in the meeting.