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|Title||KOSTAT launches the Korean SDGs Data Platform|
□ Statistics Korea (led by Commissioner Dr. Keunkwan Ryu) is promoting ‘data-based global public policy’
by launching the「SDGs Data Platform for the Republic of Korea」on September 14.
⇒ English website address : https://kostat.go.kr/sdg/en
ㅇ The SDGs data platform allows international organizations, statistical agencies and users around the world
to monitor Korea’s progress in achieving the 17 SDGs in real-time, as well as easily access the Korea’s
SDGs data sources for international research and analysis.
ㅇ The Data Center for SDGs (headed by Dr. Youngshil Park) at the Statistics Research Institute, a state-run
think tank of data innovation and official statistics, has developed the SDGs Platform, leveraging open
sources for the first time in Korea. The Platform greatly expands global access to Korean data on
the UN’s SDGs and progress in implementing SDGs.