November 18, 2020 – Elsevier, the global academic publisher of information analytics and medical technology, held a press conference to launch the report “The Power of Data to Advance the Sustainable Development Goals-Mapping research for the SDGs”.https://www.elsevier.com/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/1058179/Elsevier-SDG-Report-2020.pdf

According to the News of Xinhua Agency “Over the past five years, China has ranked among the world’s top 10 countries in the number of scientific research publications in 15 of the 16 statistically significant Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and ranked first in the world in research output related to five of the SDGs.” These include SDG6 clean water and sanitation, SDG7 affordable and clean energy, SDG9 industry, innovation and infrastructure, SDG11 sustainable cities and communities, and SDG12 responsible consumption and productionhttp://www.xinhuanet.com/tech/2020-11/19/c_1126757498.htm.

Xinhua News, November 18, 2020