Why we cannot lose sight of the Sustainable Development Goals during coronavirus

The World Bank estimates the crisis will push some 11 million people into poverty. Image: REUTERS/Temilade Ade

Erna Solberg

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President and Co-chair, Republic of Ghana, UN Secretary-General’s SDG Advocates

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