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Peacebuilding is at the core of SDG 16. Here Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Amina Mohammed, meets with businesses and NGOs to promote the SDGs.
Published June 26, 2019 10:57 AM

Business can help grow local communities, or they can exploit them. How should the private sector operate in fragile parts of the world?

SDGs and numbers Illustration: Colourbox
Published Feb. 6, 2019 4:02 PM

The transformative agenda may be weakened, and distorted. We recommend that the most problematic indicators be re-examined.

Published Dec. 4, 2018 4:28 PM

Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Terra Lawson-Remer and Susan Randolph receives award for ideas set forth in their book Fulfilling Social and Economic Rights.

Published Nov. 7, 2018 5:05 PM

Find the video recordings and presentations from our conference here.

Published May 24, 2018 3:41 PM

New panel director, renewed advisory board, and an upcoming conference on Universal Health Coverage and health inequities: the Independent Panel on Global Governance for Health is changing!

Published Apr. 20, 2018 9:51 AM

An article written by Desmond McNeill et al. is selected as one of top 10 articles on power in health.

Illustrative photo SDGs conference in Bergen
Published Feb. 22, 2018 9:20 AM

Researchers can often appear as too negative when discussing the Sustainable Development Goals. To join the discussion, I recommend what I call critical engagement.

Published Dec. 13, 2017 11:03 AM

This bibliography compiles more than 1,000 publications on the extractive industries and health found through a thorough review of grey and peer-reviewed literature.

Published Oct. 27, 2017 10:27 AM

SUM is happy to announce that Antulio Rosales has joined the Centre as a postdoctoral fellow. His position is affiliated with the Oslo Academy of Global Governance.

Volunteers putting on their personal protective equipment before taking care of Ebola patients.
Published Aug. 8, 2017 9:16 AM

– The Norwegian government understood the Ebola epidemic both as a humanitarian crisis and as a security threat.

Published Apr. 21, 2017 10:17 AM

The world is far too complex to fit into neat categories and theories. Nevertheless, it is important to develop concepts and theories as a means to compare experiences from different corners of the world and draw lessons for the future.

Extractive industries. Photo: Pexels
Published Mar. 16, 2017 11:47 AM

New thematic issues for the Panel.