Chantal Line Carpentier

Together let’s Foster Partnerships for New Economics, Resilient and Sustainable Development

Publications

Unprecedented COVID-19 stimulus packages are not being leveraged to accelerate investment in the SDGs

Facing another global crisis, governments are spending trillions to revive their economies amid growing calls from different corners to channel these funds to the underfinanced Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Recently UNCTAD took a deep dive (hyperlink) into responses to two separate butContinue reading “Unprecedented COVID-19 stimulus packages are not being leveraged to accelerate investment in the SDGs”

Rio+20 and Beyond: A New Era of Sustainable Development, Partnership and Interdependence

The year 2015 marked a turning point for development policies: from a period when development efforts focused on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which encapsulates a much broader—and much more ambitious—set of seventeen SustainableContinue reading “Rio+20 and Beyond: A New Era of Sustainable Development, Partnership and Interdependence”

Why are we behind on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) finance and what can we do about it?

Progress on fulfilling the Financing for Sustainable Development Agenda is slower than ever. This article considers constraints to financing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and addresses key obstacles: heightened geopolitical tensions around trade and technology, growing external debt amidst unresolved systemic issues;Continue reading “Why are we behind on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) finance and what can we do about it?”

The fleeting chance for a sustainable and just world

TEDxSainteAnnedeBellevue | September 2018

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