Wednesday, 09 September 2015 16:00

Promoting Asian perspectives on sustainable development

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WORLD leaders will once again congregate in New York from Sept 25 to 27 this year. They will adopt the Post-2015 Development Agenda, aiming to change the world in 17 steps with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. In Seoul last month, the Korean Association for International Development and Cooperation (KAIDEC) had convened a meeting of development experts to discuss Asian perspectives on the new set of goals, targets and indicators that will replace the Millennium Development Goals. At a glance, it makes little sense to advance the proposition that there is such a thing as an Asian identity................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)




Hezri Adnan

Dr. Hezri Adnan is currently Program Director for the Technology, Innovation, Environment and Sustainability (TIES) division at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia.

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