The challenging road to Stockholm+50

The challenging road to Stockholm+50

Celina MansoGovernance Researcher c.manso@cepei.org Javier SuraskyProgram Officer, Governance and Finance for Sustainable Development j.surasky@cepei.org June 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, held in...
The ABC of the UN Development System Regional Reform

The ABC of the UN Development System Regional Reform

Javier SuraskyProgram Officer, Governance and Finance for Sustainable Development j.surasky@cepei.org A dictionary for nonexperts  The United Nations Development System (UNDS) needs to be transformed, not just reformed. This ambitious proposal by António...
The ABC of the 2030 Agenda follow up mechanism

The ABC of the 2030 Agenda follow up mechanism

By Javier SuraskyProgram Officer Governance and Finance for Sustainable Developmentj.surasky@cepei.org Dictionary for nonexperts The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development establishes a follow-up and review mechanism, at the national, regional, and global levels, to...
Message from the Director of Cepei

Message from the Director of Cepei

Philipp Schönrock March 2022 It was time to cross the Atlantic! On a chilly afternoon, overlooking Montmartre from my flat window, I was packing to leave the city of lights and travel to Colombia to set up a think tank that could create and transfer knowledge...
The COP26 and the Glasgow Climate Pact: First reactions

The COP26 and the Glasgow Climate Pact: First reactions

Javier SuraskyProgram Officer, Governance and Finance for Sustainable Development j.surasky@cepei.org The COP26 adopted its final document, named “The Glasgow Pact.” The first thing to be noted is that the text is weaker than the negotiation drafts:...