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Author Cichos, Katarzyna.

Title SDG1 - No Poverty : Making the Dream a Reality
Published Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (145 pages)
Series Concise Guides to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Ser
Concise Guides to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Ser
Contents Front Cover; SDG1 -- No Poverty; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Tables; About the Authors; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Poverty and Development; 2.1. The Meaning of Poverty; 2.2. The Meaning of Development and Development Aid; 2.3. Instruments for Measuring Poverty and Development; 2.4. Where Do the Poorest Live?; Chapter 3 The Right to Development as an International Commitment to Eradicate Poverty; Chapter 4 Solidarity as Basic Development Aid's Principle; Chapter 5 A Framework of Policies to Combat Poverty; 5.1. United Nations
5.1.1. MDGs as a Framework for Eradicating Poverty5.1.2. Agenda 2030 as a Framework for Eradicating Poverty; 5.2. OECD; 5.3. World Bank; 5.4. European Union; 5.5. African Union; Chapter 6 Sustainable Development Goal 1; 6.1. Targets and Indicators; 6.2. The UN SDG Reports -- Measures Already Taken to Eradicate Poverty; 6.3. Challenges to Achieve SDG1; Chapter 7 Good and Bad Practice in the Eradication of Poverty; 7.1. Good Governance Challenges; 7.1.1. The Role of CSOs; 7.1.2. Decentralisation Reform and Development -- The Example of Poland
7.1.3. Working with the Local Community -- The Example of Community-driven Development7.2. (Lack of) Coherence in the Geographical Allocation of Development Aid -- The Example of the EU; 7.3. Access to Energy -- A Goal Still Missing?; 7.4. Education and Health; 7.5. Finance for the Poor -- The Example of the Grameen Bank; Chapter 8 New Horizons for the Eradication of Poverty -- Recommendations; 8.1. A More Local/regionally Oriented Development Policy; 8.1.1. Proposal for a Council of Developing Regions and Donors; 8.1.2. Regional or Local Strategies for Eradicating Poverty
8.1.3. The Organising of Local and Regional Communities8.2. New Indicators or a New (binding) Agenda?; Chapter 9 Conclusion; References; Index
Summary This work provides a new look at global problems of poverty and presents applicable solutions to show that the global community can eliminate poverty today and achieve its global promise - Sustainable Development Goal 1 (SDG 1)
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Form Electronic book
Author Lange Salvia, Amanda
ISBN 1787696251