Trade union take on SDG implementation - Nepal

While Nepal talks the talk and has integrated the SDGs SDGs The Sustainable Development Goals were one of the outcomes of the Rio+20 Conference. The members States launched a new set of future international development goals, which will build upon the Millennium Development Goals and converge with the post-2015 development agenda. into its national development plan, trade unions highlight a lack of commitment to seeing this through, both in terms of resource allocation and social partner engagement. Violations of labour standards are rife and the government is doing little to address this. While some progress is noted, women remain overwhelmingly excluded from decent work.