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Women's movements' engagement in the SDGs: lessons learned from the Women's Major Group

Author: Sascha Gabizon

In: Gender & Development, Vol 24, No 1, 2016, pp. 99-110

The purpose of the Women’s Major Group is to make sure women’s NGOs have a voice at the UN in framing policy on sustainable development and environmental issues. This articles focuses on the Group’s role in negotiations for the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and assesses the effectiveness of civil society involvement.