Countries move ahead on SDGs without UN framework in place

A U.N. framework to help countries monitor and implement the Sustainable Development Goals is taking final form, though gaps remain. A meeting in Geneva next week may help revise some of the indicators and bring them up to speed with development targets.

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  • Amy Lieberman

    Amy Lieberman is the U.N. Correspondent for Devex. She covers the United Nations and reports on global development and politics. Amy previously worked as a freelance reporter, covering the environment, human rights, immigration, and health across the U.S. and in more than 10 countries, including Colombia, Mexico, Nepal, and Cambodia. Her coverage has appeared in the Guardian, the Atlantic, Slate, and the Los Angeles Times. A native New Yorker, Amy received her master’s degree in politics and government from Columbia’s School of Journalism.