Asia-Pacific: GSDR Entry Point Profiles


Given the current rate of progress, acceleration is critical if Asia and the Pacific is to meet the Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The Entry Point Profiles, developed in partnership with United Nations agencies and programmes, present the six entry points for acceleration from the Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR), adapted to the Asia-Pacific context, namely: 1. Human well-being and capabilities, 2. Sustainable and just economies, 3. Food systems and nutrition patterns, 4. Enhancing power grid connectivity to achieve affordable and clean energy for all, 5. Urban and peri-urban development and 6. Global environmental commons.

The Entry Point Profiles, developed in partnership with United Nations agencies and programmes, present the six entry points for acceleration from the Global Sustainable Development Report, adapted to the Asia-Pacific context, namely: 1. Human well-being and capabilities, 2. Sustainable and just economies, 3. Food systems and nutrition patterns, 4. Enhancing power grid connectivity to achieve affordable and clean energy for all, 5. Urban and peri-urban development and 6. Global environmental commons.


The profile for Entry Point 1: Human well-being and capabilities was developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in coordination with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN-Women).

The profile for entry point 2: Sustainable and just economies was developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in coordination with the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

The profile for entry point 3: Food Systems and nutrition patterns was developed by the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF), the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), under the guidance of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

The profile for entry point 4: Enhancing power grid connectivity to achieve affordable and clean energy for all, was developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in coordination with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

The profile for entry point 5: Urban and peri-urban development was developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in coordination with the United Nations Human Settlement Programme (UN-Habitat), the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR).

The profile for entry point 6: Global environmental commons was developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) , in coordination with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) , the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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Asia-Pacific: SDG Entry Point Profiles