This course addresses the rationale behind the need for Governments to engage with major groups and other stakeholders MGoS in formulating and reviewing SDG policies.
It teaches participants how to map key national stakeholders with a special focus on those who are the furthest behind. The course aims to provide critical analysis of engagement models practiced by other countries as part of Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) in their respective countries.
The course also describes practical ways to engage with key national stakeholders, including vulnerable groups, in the context of preparations for VNRs. Participants will gain knowledge on how to develop long-term strategies for ensuring continuous stakeholder engagement as part of regular national review processes for the SDGs.