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Intervention from the World Future Council during the Eighth session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals at the UN

WFC Future Justice Director, Catherine Pearce gave an intervention during the Co-Chairs meeting with representatives of Major Groups and other stakeholders, to discuss “Conflict prevention, post-conflict peacebuilding and promotion of durable peace, rule of law and governance”.

The intervention focuses upon the importance of embedding intergenerational justice if we are to meet our sustainability challenges, highlighting examples of mechanisms that help bring the long term perspective to our policy approaches. Noting the Secretary-General report on Future Generations the intervention highlighted the proposed High Commissioner for Future Generations.

Read the full intervention here


Image courtesy of Nicolas Raymond

Posted by Future Justice on 7 February 2014