Understanding the Rising Powers’ Contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals

POLICY BRIEF | RIO+ CENTRE and IDS | APRIL 2015 Authors: Marcio Pontual (RIO+ Centre Programme Specialist), Jennifer Constantine (Research Consultant, IDS) The Rapid Response Brief “Understanding the Rising Powers’ Contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals” published by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) and the World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre) sheds a light on the role of rising powers (BRICS) in the current process of drafting the Post 2015 Agenda. The Brief focuses on Brazil and China analyzing reasons, the challenges ahead related to the Development Agenda, and listing some recommendations.

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