Linking to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

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This section aims to put SDG 11 into the context of the wider 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It includes a number of documents aiming to provide general guidance on working towards the implementation of the SDGs as a whole.


Elliot, Trudi (2019) UK 2070, Agenda 2030, the New Urban Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals – what do our international commitments mean for reducing spatial inequalities in the UK? (Think piece) Sheffield, UK 2070 Commission


Stibbe, Darian; Reid, Stuart and Gilbert, Julia (2019) Maximising the impact of partnerships for the SDGs : a practical guide to partnership value creation, New York, The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)


Africa SDG index and dashboards report 2018 [The Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa and Sustainable Development Solutions Network]


Espey, Jessica; Dahmm, Hayden and Manderino, Laurie (2018) Leaving no U.S. city behind : the U.S. cities Sustainable Development Goals Index [Issue 2018]


European Union (2018) Sustainable development in the European Union : monitoring report on the progress towards the SDGs in an EU context : 2018 edition [Eurostat] [See pages 199-215 on SDG 11]


Mayor’s Office for International Affairs (2018) Global vision : urban action : voluntary local review : New York City’s implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development [Includes a review of priority goals for SDG 11 (see pp. 36-54 and a statistical appendix (pp 80-99) that includes the Targets, Indicator names, description and source)]


Kindornay, Shannon and Twigg (2015) Establishing a workable follow-up and review process for the Sustainable Development Goals (ODI report ; April 2015)


Scott, Andrew and Lucci, Paula with Berliner, Tom (2015) Mind the gap? : a comparison of international and national targets for the SDG agenda (ODI report ; June 2015)


United Nations (2015) Transforming our world : the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development