Global Health Data Review Shows Unequal Progress Toward Reaching Health-Related SDGs

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: Global health data review finds no country on track to end TB incidence by 2030, vast majority of countries falling short of goals to control HIV
Antigone Barton, senior editor and writer of “Science Speaks” discusses results from a review published in the Lancet measuring countries’ progress toward reaching the health-related targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Barton writes the review shows “no country is currently positioned to meet more than 13 of the 37 health-related targets, and 11 health-related targets will be met by only five percent of the 188 countries…” (9/13).