Brookings Experts Describe Analysis Examining Trends, Gaps In SDG Targets

Brookings Institution’s “Future Development”: Counting who gets left behind: Current trends and gaps on the Sustainable Development Goals
Homi Kharas, interim vice president and director; John McArthur, senior fellow; and Krista Rasmussen, research analyst, all with global economy and development at the Brookings Institution, share key preliminary results from their in-progress study “examining the SDG targets that squarely focus on measurable improvements in people’s lives — to ensure no one is left behind. … For each indicator, we estimate how many people are on course to have the relevant problem solved by the SDG deadline…” (7/13).