Amid the continuing uncertainty in the global trade, widening social disparities, and increasing environmental concerns, the forthcoming publication entitled "Unlocking the Potential for East and North-East Asia Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration" aims to lay the groundwork for building bridges between East and North-East Asia economies and beyond.
Countries in East and North-East Asia have begun the process of implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, but are faced by a number of challenges. The forthcoming publication called "Achieving Sustainable Development Goals in East and North-East Asia" aims to identify subregional priorities and recommendations for implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
This agenda (English and Russian versions) relates to the Expert Group Meeting on Enhancing Economic and Social Benefits of International Migration in North and Central Asia, which will be organized from 19 to 20 April 2017 in Moscow, Russian Federation.
The background information from countries on SDGs implementation progress which were presented in the Asia-Pacific Conference: Taking Collective Action to Accelerate Transformation of Official Statistics for Agenda 2030, Bangkok, 27–28 March 2017.
- Summary of responses from countries on SDGs implementation progress
- Full responses tables on SDGs implementation progress