Sustainable Development Goals in the Republic of Korea

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This book explores the attempts of South Korea in its to achieve the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. It addresses 6 of the 17 goals - clean water, affordable and clean energy, decent work and economic growth, sustainable cities and communities, climate action, and partnership - and defines specific national strategies. For each strategy, the contributors define the research indicators they selected, then analyze and examine the extent to which South Korea has met the SDG concerned. They draw these conclusions from national and international reports, government documents and policy papers on SDGs. South Korea's experience in sustainable development and green programs will contribute to the planning of long-term development strategies for developing countries.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherTaylor and Francis Inc.
Number of pages193
ISBN (Electronic)9781351067478
ISBN (Print)9781138478893
Publication statusPublished - 2018 May 14

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© 2018 selection and editorial matter, Tae Yong Jung; individual chapters, the contributors. All rights reserved.

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Social Sciences


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