28 Sep '17, 9am

Sustainable Development Goals Achievable? #ClimateChange

Sustainable Development Goals Achievable? #ClimateChange

Sustainable Development Goals Achievable? by Andrew Sheng and Xiao Geng* https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/sdgs-global-cooperation-trump-un-speech-by-andrew-sheng-and-xiao-geng-2017-09 The SDGs were always bound to meet strong headwinds, owing to technological disruption, geopolitical rivalry, and widening social inequality. But populist calls for nationalist policies, including trade protectionism, have intensified those headwinds considerably. US President Donald Trump’s recent speech at the United Nations has gotten a lot of attention for its bizarre and bellicose rhetoric, including threats to dismantle the Iran nuclear deal and “totally destroy” North Korea. Underlying his declarations was a clear message: the sovereign state still reigns supreme, with national interests overshadowing shared objectives. This does not bode well for the Sustainable Developmen...

Full article: https://dinmerican.wordpress.com/2017/09/28/sustainable-d...

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