Publications on Localizing (SDG 11)

This section consists of publications that show how SDG 11 is being implemented at the local level.

2020 

Croese, Sylvia; Green, Cayley and Morgan, Gareth (2020) Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals through the lens of urban resilience : lessons and learnings from 100 resilient cities and Cape Town, Sustainability 2020, 12(2), 550; https://doi.org/10.3390/su12020550

 

OECD (2020) A territorial approach to the Sustainable Development Goals : synthesis report (OECD Urban Policy Reviews), Paris, Organisation Economic Co-operation and Development, https://doi.org/10.1787/e86fa715-en

 
2019

Croese, Sylvia; Wright, Carol and Primo, Natasha (2019) Localisation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals in Cape Town, (Mistra Urban Futures Report 2019 ; 3) Stockholm, Mistra Urban Futures

Diprose, Kristina; Taylor Buck, Nick and Perry, Beth (2019) Localisation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals in Sheffield, (Mistra Urban Futures Report 2019 ; 6) Stockholm, Mistra Urban Futures

Hartley, Kris (2019) Global goals, global cities : achieving the SDGs through collective local action, Chicago, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Gutman, Margarita; Cohen, Michael; Nesprias, Julia; Versace, Ileana; Reese, Eduardo, Miguens, Luna and Belli, Leandro Vera (2019) Localisation of the Agenda 2030 and its Sustainable Development Goals in Buenos Aires, (Mistra Urban Futures Report 2019 ; 8) Stockholm, Mistra Urban Futures

Mesa, Nilda; Edquist, Melika and Esprey, Jessica (2019) A pathway to sustainable American cities : a guide to implementing the SDGs [Draft for discussion], New York, Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)

Nicklin, Sean; Cornwell, Ben and Trowbridge, Leigh (eds) (2019) A better world : volume 5 : sustainable cities and communities : actions and commitments to the Sustainable Development Goals, Leicester, Tudor Rose 

NITI Aayog (2019) Localsing SDGs : early lessons from India 2019, New Delhi, National Institution for Transforming India (NITI)

OECD (2019) Decentralised development co-operation : unlocking the potential of cities and regions, (OECD Development Policy Papers ; 22) Paris, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), https://doi.org/10.1787/e9703003-en

OECD (2019) 1st OECD Roundtable on Cities and Regions for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 7 March 2019, OECD Headquarters, Paris : highlights, Paris, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Oloko, Michael (2019) Localisation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals in Kisumu, Kenya (Mistra Urban Futures Report 2019 ; 9) Stockholm, Mistra Urban Futures

Pipa, Anthony F (2019) Shaping the global agenda to maximize city leadership on the SDGs : the experiences of vanguard cities (Global economy and development at Brookings brief; June 2019)

Sharma, Tarun and Vora, Yutika (2019) Localisation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals in Shimla, (Mistra Urban Futures Report 2019 ; 7) Stockholm, Mistra Urban Futures

UCLG (2019) Towards the localization of the SDGs (Local and Regional Governments report to the 2019 HLPF ; 3rd report) Barcelona, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)

Valencia, Sandra C.; Pettersson, Sara and Risfelt, Lena (2019) Localisation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals in Gothenburg, Sweden, (Mistra Urban Futures Report 2019 ; 4) Stockholm, Mistra Urban Futures

2018

AICCRE (2018) Venice 2030 city solutions : financing the SDGs at local level, 16 – 17th November 2018 : final report, Rome, Italian Association for the Council of European Municipalities (AICCRE)

Almeidai, Ana C. L.; Smarti, James C. R. and Peter Davey (2018) Can learned experiences accelerate the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 11? A framework to evaluate the contributions of local sustainable initiatives to delivery SDG 11 in Brazilian municipalities, European Journal of Sustainable Development, vol. 7, n0. 4, pp. 517-530, https://doi.org/10.14207/ejsd.2018.v7n4p517

Department of European and International Affairs, City of Utrecht (2018) Utrecht : a global goals city : Utrecht’s approach to localising the UN Sustainable Development Goals, Utrecht, City of Utrecht

IGES (2018) Kitakyushu city : the Sustainable Development Goals report : 2018, Kanagawa, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)/City of Kitakyushu

IGES (2018) Shimokawa town : the Sustainable Development Goals report : 2018, Kanagawa, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)/Town of Shimokawa

IGES (2018) Toyama city : the Sustainable Development Goals report : 2018 : compact city planning based on polycentric transport networks, Kanagawa, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)/Toyama City

Koch, Florian and Krellenberg, Kerstin (2018) How to contextualize SDG 11? Looking at indicators for Sustainable Urban Development in Germany, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, vol. 7 no. 12, 464; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijgi7120464
Lee et al. (2018) UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) : Suwon implementation report on Goal 11 for HLPF 2018, Suwon Research Institute

Messias, Rodrigo; Vollmer, Julian Grigorovski and Sindico, Francesco (2018) 2018 Report : localizing the SDGs : regional governments paving the way, Brussels, Regions4 Sustainable Development

Mistra Urban Futures (2018) Implementing the New Urban Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals : comparative urban perspectives (City briefs from Mistra Urban Futures comparative project : Feb 2018), Gothenburg, Mistra Urban Futures Project

Oosterhof, Pytrik Dieuwke (2018) Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals to accelerate implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development : the current state of Sustainable Development  localization in Asia and the Pacific (The Governance Brief ; 33) Manila, Asian Development Bank (ADB), http://dx.doi.org/10.22617/BRF189612

Prasad, Deo; Ding, Lan; Yenneti, Komali; Fan, Hua; Craft, William; Sanchez, Adriana X.; Li, Xiang; Arnold, Philipp; Bouhmad, Kamel; Earley, Robert; Wang, Youwei; Wu, Jiang; Li, Fengting; You, Nicholas; Fox, Jonathan and Aragon, Jean D’ (2018) Guidelines for sustainable cities communities in China, Nairobi, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Schuthof, Ruud; Kuhn, Stefan; Morrow, Robert and Kotler, Adrienne (2019) 15 pathways to localise the Sustainable Development Goals : inspiration from cities implementing local actions contributing to global goals, Freiburg, ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability 

UCLG (2018) Towards the localization of the SDGs (Local and Regional Governments report to the 2018 HLPF ; 2nd report) Barcelona, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)
2017
Blanco Jr, Cid (2017) Metropolitan planning and governance in Brazil : how the use of SDG data can help to deliver better results in public administration (SDG local data action : subnational strategy brief)

City of Melbourne (2017) Opportunities and recommendations report 2017 :Annual Plan Initiative 1.13 : complete a desktop assessment of how City of Melbourne’s strategies and plans deliver against the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Melbourne, City of Melbourne

Fabre, Elin Anderdotter (2017) Local implementation of the SDGs & the New Urban Agenda : towards a Swedish national urban policy, Stockholm, Global Utmaning

Fenton, Paul and Gustafsson, Sara (2017) Moving from high-level words to local action — governance for urban sustainability in municipalities, Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, vol. 26-27, pp. 129-133, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cosust.2017.07.009, text also available here.

UCLG (2017) National and sub-national governments on the way towards the localization of the SDGs (Local and Regional Governments’ Report to the 2017 HLPF), Barcelona, Urban Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)

2016
Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments (2016) Roadmap for localizing the SDGs : implementation and monitoring at subnational level, Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments