The start of the “Decade of Action” to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) has also marked the start of an unprecedented period of overlapping crises. The Covid-19 pandemic and crises of conflict, hunger, climate change and environmental degradation are mutually compounding, pushing millions into acute poverty, health and food insecurity. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has further disrupted supply chains and brought spikes in food and fuel prices. The devastation caused by efforts to control the spread of Covid-19 across the Asia-Pacific region is now well documented. (Read More)
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