Wednesday 12 July 2023

SDG 17

 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals, are a set of 17 interconnected goals established by the United Nations (UN) in 2015. These goals aim to address global challenges and promote sustainable development worldwide by the year 2030. The SDGs build upon the success of the previous Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) while incorporating new areas of focus.


The 17 Sustainable Development Goals are as follows:


No Poverty: End poverty in all its forms and dimensions, ensuring social protection for the poor and vulnerable.


Zero Hunger: End hunger, achieve food security, improve nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture.


Good Health and Well-being: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.


Quality Education: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.


Gender Equality: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.


Clean Water and Sanitation: Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.


Affordable and Clean Energy: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all.


Decent Work and Economic Growth: Promote sustained, inclusive, and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment, and decent work for all.


Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure: Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization, and foster innovation.


Reduced Inequalities: Reduce inequality within and among countries.


Sustainable Cities and Communities: Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable.


Responsible Consumption and Production: Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.


Climate Action: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.


Life Below Water: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas, and marine resources for sustainable development.


Life on Land: Protect, restore, and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, and halt biodiversity loss.


Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions: Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all, and build effective, accountable, and inclusive institutions at all levels.


Partnerships for the Goals: Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.


The SDGs provide a comprehensive framework to address social, economic, and environmental issues, and they emphasize the need for collaboration and partnership among governments, businesses, civil society, and individuals to achieve sustainable development and a more equitable world.

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SDG 17

 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals, are a set of 17 interconnected goals established by the United Na...