This edition of the Sustainable Development Goal 16 (SDG 16) Info Digest brings information on COVID-19 and SDG 16. The feature article is on the newly launched Praia City Group Guidance Note on “Governance Statistics in the COVID-19 Era”. Other updates include the SDG 16 work taking place against the backdrop of the pandemic, such as in Vietnam and the Latin American and Caribbean region. Here you will also find information on a number of new projects and initiatives, recent and upcoming events, as well as new tools and resources on SDG 16.

The Info digest provides updates on SDG 16 related events and activities, within the UN System and outside. It also brings information about resources such as publications, articles, blogs, tools, platforms, and upcoming events. We invite you to share any SDG 16 related information or resource that you would like to see featured in future editions of this digest with Aseem Andrews at