This indicator was replaced following indicator changes from the United Nations 2020 Comprehensive Review.

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This, or part of this, indicator is awaiting the development of internationally established methodology and standards (classified by the UN as tier 3).

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Metadata last updated 08 October 2021

This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Amount of support to developing countries on research and development for sustainable consumption and production and environmentally sound technologies

Target name

Support developing countries to strengthen their scientific and technological capacity to move towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and production

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

Tier III

UN custodian agency

Under discussion among agencies (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), UN Environment (UNEP), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Institute for Statistics (UNESCO-UIS), World Bank (WB)

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