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Conference Alliance magazine 5 January 2023

SDG Summit 2023

Conference reports Zibran Choudhury 30 September 2022

The role of the private sector in achieving the SDGs

Even before the Covid global pandemic, the delivery of the UN Sustainable Development Goals was behind schedule. Since then, the gap has widened as governments around the world are grappling with post-Covid recovery, increased demands …

Opinion Lev Fejes 13 September 2022

Why – and how – community foundations can link their work to the SDGs

With the halfway mark of the Goals’ just around the corner in 2023, it is evident that long-term progress on the targets set for 2030 are hampered by the need to fend off the latest …

Interview 1 Isabella Lehmann and Anda Ruf 2 September 2022

Contributing to SDG7 and learning from each other: IKEA Foundation and Energising Development

Cross-sectoral partnerships are becoming more important in international development cooperation. With their financial independence and thematic expertise, private foundations and philanthropic organisations are excellent partners for public development cooperation in achieving the Agenda 2030. One …

Conference Alliance magazine 31 August 2022

The role of the private sector in achieving the SDGs

News 1 Alliance magazine 10 July 2022

Azim Premji Foundation, Wellspring Fund among winners recognised in awards for SDG work

Organisations and funders were celebrated during the Catalyst 2030 Awards for Systemic Change 2022. Catalyst 2030 is a global movement of people and organisations that are powering systems change to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals …

Opinion Jakira Khanam 8 July 2022

How can philanthropy adopt a human-first approach to achieve the SDGs?

The events of the past two years have left a lasting impact on all of us. Existing inequalities have been exacerbated, both within and between countries. We’ve seen the reversal of progress on multiple Sustainable …

News Alliance magazine 13 June 2022

UNHCR Refugee Zakat Fund tackling SDG goals

The Refugee Zakat Fund from the UNHCR has impacted the lives of an estimated 1.2 million people across 14 countries, its 2022 annual report estimates. Thanks to generous Zakat and Sadaqah donations from institutional and …

News Alliance magazine 15 May 2022

Africa only halfway to achieving SDGs by 2030

According to the just-released Africa Sustainable Development Report, Africa is only halfway towards achieving the SDG goals and targets by 2030. Policymakers and civil society must recalibrate policies and programs if the Global SDGs are to …

Opinion 1 Rosemary Macdonald 15 February 2022

Why funding sustainability is key to achieving the SDGs

What do the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and sustainable grant-making practices have in common? Both represent a long-term commitment to supporting the people, places, and communities that we are all part of. In …