SSWA SDGs Update, May-June 2017

SSWA SDGs Update, May-June 2017

Date: 
Friday, June 30, 2017
Type: 
Public information and advocacy materials
Abstract

The SSWA SDGs Update is a bimonthly electronic newsletter, which summarizes recent news about South and South-West Asia, with a particular focus on regional cooperation and national developments related to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. The newsletter typically features a timely and relevant key event as a lead story and provides a news digest, which is a compilation of news on topics such as SDG priorities and challenges, gender equality and empowerment of women, regional connectivity: trade, transport and energy, and means of Implementation of the SDGs.

The May-June issue features country statements delivered by South Asian countries during the Ministerial segment of the 73rd session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific that was held in Bangkok from 15 to 19 May 2017.

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