Thursday, July 18, 2019

2019 Sustainable Development Report

The results of the 2019 Sustainable Development Report are in and Czechland is ranked as the world's 7th most developed country.

This is a UN initiative, in its fourth year, that looks at 17 key criteria for sustainable development.  Some of the criteria include eliminating poverty and hunger, establishing quality education, access to clean water and sanitation, and promoting responsible consumption and production.

The report ranked 162 countries and the top 10 are all in Europe, with Scandinavian countries ranked the highest.

  1. Denmark
  2. Sweden
  3. Finland
  4. France
  5. Austria
  6. Germany
  7. Czech Republic
  8. Norway
  9. Netherlands
  10. Estonia
New Zealand came in 11th and is the highest ranked non-European country.  The USA came in 35th.

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