| Originally published on IISD SDG Knowledge Hub

https://sdg.iisd.org, 19 May 2021

Ombuds institutes exist in over 100 countries around the world. They are critical players in the social justice landscape and their core mission is to remedy injustice and mediate the relationship between citizens and the authorities.

While the exact modalities vary, in general they receive and…

| Originally published on IISD SDG Knowledge Hub

https://sdg.iisd.org/, 7 April 2021, co-authored with Peter Chapman

In July 2021 44 countries will present Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) at the UN’s High Level Political Forum (HLPF). In their VNRs they will report national progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Fourteen of these countries are Pathfinders, countries collaborating for peaceful, just and inclusive societies.

Maaike de Langen

Program Lead, Justice for All with the Pathfinders for Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies at @nyuCIC

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