IDFI, a Georgian civil society organization (CSO), led a panel discussion with government and CSO leaders from the Caucasus region on their experiences in institutionalizing and localizing the SDGs and the importance of adopting a participatory approach. The panelists reflected on the impact of the current COVID-19 pandemic on the process of achieving the SDGs at the national levels, and how they can learn from each other’s experiences.

The event was held as part of the 54th Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors.