At its heart, sustainable development is about giving people the opportunity to build resilience by providing them with more options in their lives and livelihoods. We provide new insights into good governance for sustainable development in the face of social and ecological change.
Transforming Governance sub-themes
We work to advance new insights into good governance for sustainable development in the face of social and ecological change
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- advance knowledge on livelihoods improvement and social change with particular emphasis on governance and institutional dynamics;
- identify and foster more transparent and representative systems of multi-level governance of natural resources;
- promote collective action, empowerment, knowledge sharing and learning across stakeholders;
- facilitate multi-stakeholder participation in policy processes to support social learning, adaptation, resilience, livelihoods development and the transformation of communities towards sustainable development pathways.
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