For joint programmes
In addition to the SDG Fund Terms of Reference and Guidance the following resources available online might be helpful in designing and implementing SDG Fund joint programmes. Many of them are the result of MDG-F's efforts to gather and analyze best practices and lessons learned based on its 130 programmes in 50 countries.
Resources for design and implementation of joint programmes
- Joint Programme implementation guidelines
- Joint Programming on Youth Employment and Migration: A Training Guide
- Handbook for Results Based Management (UNDG)
- MDG-F Joint programming tools
- MDG-F Online Library.
- MPTF document center with financial reporting and budgeting information
Resources for sectorial areas
Food Security and Nutrition
- Addressing Malnutrition Multisectorally (MDG-F/UNICEF, 2013)
- Jointly Addressing Food and Nutrition Security: Sharing the practical findings from the MDG-F. (MDG-F, 2013)
Water and Sanitation
- Recommendations for the application of an intercultural approach in rural water and sanitation projects (MDG-F/SIWI, 2013)
Resources for cross-cutting issues
- Integrating Climate Change Adaptation into Development Co-operation: Policy Guidance (OECD, 2009)
- Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation into Development Planning: A Guide for Practitioners (UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative, 2011)
- List of references from the UNFCCC on how to mainstream climate change into development programming.
- Two Roads, One Goal: Dual Strategy for Gender Equality Programming in the Millennium Development Goals Achievement Fund (MDG-F/UNDP/UN Women, 2013)
- Making Joint Gender Programmes Work (MDG-F/UNDP, 2013)
- Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights
- Millennium Development Goals and post-2015 Development Agenda in ECOSOC’s website
- UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel of eminent persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda
- Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals
- Post 2015 One Secretariat
We also recommend visiting the UNDG website, which contains helpful guidance and good experiences on UN joint development efforts by UN Agencies.