The risk that impoverished populations in fragile and conflict-affected states will be left behind by the United Nations' ambitious development agenda is increasing as member states negotiate the post-2015 development agenda, also known as the Sustainable Development Goals.
The conversation on the post-2015 development agenda is shifting from defining goals to financing and implementation, providing both opportunities and challenges as financing negotiations culminate in July 2015.
With just 500 days left before the Millennium Development Goals expire, it is important to acknowledge all that they have spurred the world to achieve.
CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at Georgetown University.
A series of seismic changes are fundamentally altering how we should think about the relationship between public and private flows targeted at promoting development.
John Podesta and Casey Dunning write about the importance of smart social safety nets in growing out of poverty.
CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at the Georgetown University Law Center.
John Podesta, Chair of the Center for American Progress, delivers remarks on the Millenium Development Goals at the St. Regis Hotel in Washington, D.C., Friday, April 5, 2013.
John Podesta writes about how the Millenium Development Goals are working and how we will continue to pursue the achievement of them.
Inclusive Economic Growth: Increasing Connectivity, Expanding Opportunity, and Reducing Vulnerability
We must take steps to ensure that the global economy allows the global population to thrive.