NORRAG Member Keith Lewin and Emeritus Professor of International Education and Development at the University of Sussex, recently wrote a blog post on the Ukfiet Blog in connection with COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference taking place on 31 October – 12 November 2021 in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. In the Blog post, Professor Lewin argues that Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG4) largely omits indicators that reflect sustainable development. If the targets do not change to reflect the realities of climate change and the need to mitigate it, and if the indicators are not revised to capture sustainability, then a great opportunity will be lost for another development decade. It is time to join up the dots for a more coherent framework of SDGs.
Read the full blog post.