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Chronology Of Millenium Development Goals And Sustainable Development Goals

Events Timeline Agendas
Millennium Declaration (MDG) Year 2000

Year 2001





2000 - 2006


2007




2010

2014 - 2015

 
Millennium Declaration.

- Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) was set up.
- The MDGs encapsulate eight globally agreed goals in the areas of poverty alleviation, education, gender equality and empowerment of women, child and maternal health, environmental sustainability, reducing HIV/AIDS and communicable diseases, and building a global partnership for development.

- The development MDGs only involved EPU.
- Malaysia published MDGR 2005.

- DOSM started to develop MDGs.
- Received fund from UN to build a platform for MDGs indicators.
- MalaysiaInfo as well as appointed as focal point in coordinating data collection.
- There were 11 agencies involved in providing data on MDGs.

Malaysia published MDGR 2010.

- The process of reporting achievements of MDGs 2015.
- DOSM requested for technical assistance and Technical Working Group (TWG).
The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (RIO+20) 20 - 22 June 2012
- The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (RIO+20),
- Held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
- From 20 to 22 June 2012.
- Resulted Rio+20 Outcome Document which is an agreement by Member States to launch a process to develop a set of sustainable development goals that can be used to pursue focused and coherent action on sustainable development.
- Open Working Group (OWG) was established.
- Malaysia was represented by EPU and NRE.
Open Working Group
(OWG)
2012 - 2014
- Series of meeting OWG was conducted
- Malaysia was represented by Permanent Representative in New York
- 17 Goals and 169 Targets were developed from this OWG
Post 2015 Development Agenda:

Malaysia’s involvement in the process of finalizing the Outcome Document
January - July 2015
- Inter-Governmental meetings.
- Objective of meetings:
  • To finalize post 2015 development agenda which is reported in Outcome Document
- Malaysia was represented by Task Team SDGs from EPU
- Series of meetings were as follows:
  • Stock Taking (19 - 21 Jan 2015)
  • Declaration (17 - 20 February 2015)
  • Goals & Targets (23 - 27 March 25)
  • Means of Implementation (MOI) & Global Partnership (20 - 24 April 2015)
  • Follow up and Review (18 - 22 May 2015)
  • Inter governmental negotiations on the Outcome Documents (22 - 25 June 2015)
  • Inter governmental negotiations on the Outcome Documents (20 - 24 July 2015)
  • Inter governmental negotiations on the Outcome Documents (27 - 31 July 2015)
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 25 September 2015

Malaysia has expressed commitment along with 193 other countries to support and implement the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 2015)

12 October 2016

Establishing a multi-stakeholder and participatory governance structure spearheaded by the National SDG Council, chaired by Prime Minister

21 November 2016

National SDG Steering Committee Meeting No. 1/2016

2016 - 2017

Member of High Level Group (HLG) on Sustainable Development Goals (HLG-SDGs) representative of Malaysia and the Asia Pacific region

28 August 2017

Established DOSM SDG Task Force

15 October 2019

National SDG Steering Committee Meeting No. 1/2019

2018 - Current

Member of Working Group on the Sustainable Development Goals Indicators (WGSDGI) for Asean Stats

2019 - 2021

Member of Inter Agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goals (IAEG-SDG) representative of Malaysia and the Asia Pacific region

6 - 7 November 2019

National SDG Summit

12 October 2020

Volunteered as member of Working Group on Geospatial Information (WGGI) for IAEG SDG

November 2020

Volunteered as member of metadata sub-group for IAEG-SDG