On 4 December 2017 the Australian Senate References Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade launched an Inquiry on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their relevance to Australia both domestically and internationally. the Committee is expected to report back by late February 2019.
The Inquiry’s terms of reference covered:
SDSN Australia/Pacific and several SDSN member institutions in Australia have made submissions to the Inquiry about the SDGs and their relevance to Australia:
SDSN Australia, NZ & Pacific was invited to provide evidence at the Melbourne public hearing of the Inquiry on 29 October 2018.