Human rights and the post-2015 Development Agenda


The importance of mainstreaming human rights with other key areas of UN work is well established. This is particularly important in the case of the UN’s post-2105 development agenda that has enormous potential to promote sustainable development and the enjoyment of human rights.

This project will present a critique of the success, or otherwise, of the international community’s efforts to mainstream human rights into the post-2015 sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Beyond 2015 Reaction Paper to the Secretary General’s Synthesis Report, January 2015

The road to dignity by 2030: ending poverty, transforming all lives and protecting the planet, Synthesis report of the Secretary-General on the post-2015 sustainable development agenda (A/69/700), December 2014