Welcome to the second edition of UNCTAD’s SDG Pulse – UNCTAD’s annual
statistical publication reporting on developments relating to the 2030 Agenda
for Sustainable Development (United Nations, 2015) and the Sustainable
Development Goals (SDGs). The purpose of this report, published on 8 July
2020, is to: provide an update on the evolution of a selection of official SDG
indicators and complementary data and statistics; provide progress reports on
the development of new concepts and methodologies for UNCTAD custodian
indicators; and to also showcase, beyond the perspective of the formal SDG
indicators, how UNCTAD is contributing to the implementation of 2030 Agenda.
The report will also investigate thematic issues of relevance to 2030 Agenda – this
year, the report discusses the impact of COVID-19 from a statistical viewpoint.

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