This policy document highlights financing for sustainable development as a significant component of the United Nations’ post-2015 development agenda, critical for Asia and the Pacific. Home to two thirds of the world’s poor, the region will require the mobilization of vast resources to address its development challenges, with estimates of annual investment requirements amounting to around $2.1 trillion.

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Organization: UNESCAP

Theme: Adaptation

Topics: Economic and Development Planning, Finance, COP22 List of UN Publications, Policy Instruments

Type of material: Policy Document

Publication date: 2014

Language: English