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This article describes the Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX) program and indicators for monitoring of implementation and digitalization of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) inRussia, especially environmental goals. The authors considered the possibility of integration and identification of the methodological approaches of the socio-economic research to environmental sciences. Paper gives insights into the international framework of the United nations, addreses several relevant indicators to be monitored in a Russian perspective and summarizes shortly the status of the monitoring activities and provide an overview on the main tasks for the upcoming years to reach the sustainable development goals established by the United Nations. The tasks to which the Goals divided are considered in detail. The indicators of Russian statistics that can be used to monitor the implementation of these tasks are determined. It is shown, that more detailed regional analysis and new data is needed in order to quantify the feedbackloops.

About the Authors

Sergey N. Bobylev
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russian Federation

Olga Yu. Chereshnya
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russian Federation

Markku Kulmala
University of Helsinki
Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research

Hanna K. Lappalainen
University of Helsinki; Finnish meteorological Institute; Tuymen State University

Tuukka Petäjä
University of Helsinki; Tuymen State University

Svetlana V. Solov’eva
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russian Federation

Vladimir S. Tikunov
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russian Federation
Vladimir S. Tikunov is Professor, D.Sc. in Geography, Head of the Integrated Mapping Laboratory, MSU Faculty of Geography, and Director of the Center of the World Data System for Geography.

Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen
University of Helsinki
Aleksanteri Institute, Department of Social Research


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Bobylev S.N., Chereshnya O.Y., Kulmala M., Lappalainen H.K., Petäjä T., Solov’eva S.V., Tikunov V.S., Tynkkynen V. INDICATORS FOR DIGITALIZATION OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS IN PEEX PROGRAM. GEOGRAPHY, ENVIRONMENT, SUSTAINABILITY. 2018;11(1):145-156.

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