New Zealand’s first Voluntary National Review (VNR)

New Zealand has prepared its first report on progress towards the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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About the report

An image of the report cover.

The report covers all 17 SDGs with a focus on how we deliver outcomes most relevant to New Zealand.

It outlines New Zealand’s approach to the SDGs and reflects our commitment to productive, sustainable and inclusive economic development.

The report highlights challenges as well as successes, and identifies areas where further work is needed.

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Read the report

New Zealand presented its report to the United Nations at the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development on 17 July 2019.

17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Read more about the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)(external link)

17 sustainable development goals.


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