About the POST2015-L Mailing List

  • POST2015-L is a community announcement list for policy makers and practitioners involved with the post-2015 development agenda. This free knowledge-sharing tool is managed and moderated by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) Reporting Services. POST2015-L is a peer-to-peer service meant to advance understanding of issues related to the post-2015 development agenda by allowing subscribers to post announcements related to activities with a strong focus on the post-2015 development agenda. POST2015-L offers users a tool to better publicize and coordinate their efforts through virtual knowledge exchange.

  • Postings include post-2015 development agenda policy news, announcements of workshops/conferences, job listings and information on new publications and online resources. Postings also include the Post-2015 Update, a compilation of items recently posted to the Post-2015 Policy & Practice knowledgebase, which was also developed by IISD.

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