Jesus Crespo Cuaresma

Will poverty be eradicated by 2030?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim at putting an end to poverty, protecting the planet, and ensuring prosperity for all. The first of the 17 SDGs is to “end poverty in all its forms everywhere”. The need to develop practical instruments for tracking the progress on each one of the SDGs in the context of a “data revolution” has been often voiced by policymakers and scientists in different disciplines. On