Ingeborg and Louis wrote this guest article for IISD , following discussions at e.g. the HLPF. We argue that while the SDGs require breaking down “mental silos” to allow for change, the common call to break down institutional silos poses risks. Institutions provide the necessary structure, reliability, transparency and communication points. Instead of breaking them down, we need to teach silos to dance.
Ingeborg was co-facilitator at the REC consultation conference on the implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Central and Eastern Europe which was held on 11-12 April 2016 in Hungary.
Ingeborg presented a paper during the UN Capacity Building Workshop on Sustainable Development Integration Tools in Geneva on 14-15 October 2015. Louis chaired one of the sessions.
Inge wrote a report for the German Development Institute (DIE) on the state of play around implementation of the SDGs in the EU: “How are we getting ready? The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the EU and its Member […]