World Not On Track To Reach 2030 Development Goals, U.N. Report Shows; SG Calls For ‘Sense Of Urgency’

Devex: SDGs show slow progress, not on track to reach 2030 targets, U.N. reports
“Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals remains uneven, and is not moving fast enough to meet the ambitious 17 goals on poverty, health, and equality by 2030, the United Nations said this week. The U.N. released its annual checkup report on the SDGs on Wednesday, accompanied by a call from U.N. Chief António Guterres that, ‘we must inject a sense of urgency’ in making good on the ambitious 2030 development agenda…” (Lieberman, 6/22).