SDG Interlinkages in Asia

Event: Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 - Consultations of multi-stakeholders in Asia and the Pacific
Date: 12-13 November 2018, Dhaka, Bangladesh

This presentation was made for a keynote speech given at the event of the consultations of multi-stakeholders in Asia and the Pacific for the coming Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR)2019, held on 12-13 November 2018, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The presentation introduced IGES SDG Interlinkages Analysis and Visualisation tool (Version 2.0) including its methodology, indicator and data used, countries' dashboard on the synergies and trade-offs between SDG targets, and the free on-line tool (accessible through The presentation also introduced a couple of the applications of the tool in Asia, including the identification of the strategic SDG targets for priority setting based on the network analysis, analysis of the interlinkages between Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) to climate mitigation and SDGs, an in-depth SDG interlinkages analysis for Bangladesh supporting priority setting and effective institutional arrangement, etc.