Pathway document on Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063
The publication is a pathway document from the 2016 consultations with Regional Intergovernmental and Inter-parliamentary Bodies namely: the African Union Commission (AUC), the East African Community (EAC), Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), Southern Africa Development Community Parliamentary Forum (SADC PF) and regional Civil Society, came together in Nairobi (Kenya) for regional consultation on Agenda 2030, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Africa’s Agenda 2063 in Nairobi (Kenya). The goal of the consultation was to provide a forum for discussion and agreement on strategic priorities to strengthen regional efforts towards accelerated action on gender equality and women’s empowerment (GEWE), within the framework of the globally adopted Agenda 2030 and the SDGs, and Africa’s Agenda 2063. The key output of the consultation was a pathway document for strengthened regional collaboration and accelerated action on advancing gender equality gains within the SDGs to support Member States and promote accountability. The pathway shows critical areas of work that the bodies must focus to accelerate results for GEWE in Eastern and Southern Africa.
Read also the full report of the Regional Intergovernmental and Inter-parliamentary Bodies on Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063.