Report of The Commission on the Post 2015 Development Agenda: Towards an African Common Position and Modalities For Establishment Of A Committee of Heads of State and Government on Report of the Commission on the Post 2015 Development Agenda: Towards An African Common Position and Modalities for Establishment of a Committee of Heads of State And Government on The Post 2015 Development Agenda
With less than 1,000 days until 2015, the discourse is shifting from an exclusive focus on achieving the MDGs to reflections and debate on the defining elements of the successor framework—the post-2015 development agenda. Africa’s performance on the MDGs provides useful pointers for the agenda. Stakeholders would like to see inclusive growth that creates employment and livelihood opportunities, especially for the continent’s young. Stakeholders have identified structural economic transformation, human development, financing and partnerships, and technology and innovation as the priority areas for responding to these challenges in the post-2015 development agenda.