This study was initiated by the Using Evaluation to Report on the SDGs Thematic Group primarily to determine the status of M&E practices for SDG implementation among countries in the Asia Pacific Region.
Specifically, the study sought to answer the following research questions:
- What are the institutional frameworks and mechanisms in place to monitor and report progress on achieving the SDGs among countries in the Asia Pacific?
- What is the current practice of monitoring and evaluating the implementation of SDGs among countries in the Asia Pacific?
- What are the gaps, and what support is needed by countries to strengthen the monitoring and evaluation of the SDGs in the Asia Pacific?