SDG 9 Background Note - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia


SDG 9 Background Note

ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/RFSD/2023/INF.4

Country: Arab region

Publication Type: Information material

Cluster: 2030 Agenda and SDG Coordination

Focus Area: 2030 Agenda, Natural resource sustainability

Initiatives: Arab Forum for Sustainable Development, Monitoring Sustainable Development Goal Data

SDGs: Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, Agenda 2030

Keywords: Industry, Innovations, Natural resources, Unemployment, Arab countries, Productivity, Covid-19

SDG 9 Background Note

March 2023

The Arab Sustainable Development Report 2020 identified a series of recommendations to accelerate the achievement of SDG 9 in the region, many of which remain valid as Arab countries strive to recover from the pandemic and enhance resilience to future shocks and crises. 

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