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SDG 6 in the Asia and the Pacific region

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) launch the Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2016: SDG Baseline Report.

The main objective of the Report is to highlight critical gaps and challenges of the region in achieving the SDGs and inform inter-governmental and inter-agency regional decision making in support of implementing the 2030 development agenda in the region.

Read more about the Goal 6 Clean water and sanitation baseline for the region.

UN-Water is currently producing the SDG 6 Synthesis Report to provide input to Member States’ in depth review of SDG 6 in 2018. The report provides a joint position from the UN family on the global status on SDG 6 and other water-related targets. Learn more here.