Sustainable development goals

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs has just released the outcome document of the open working group on sustainable development goals….


The proposed sustainable development goals are:

  • Proposed goal 1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  • Proposed goal 2. End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture
  • Proposed goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
  • Proposed goal 4. Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all
  • Proposed goal 5. Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Proposed goal 6. Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all
  • Proposed goal 7. Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all
  • Proposed goal 8. Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
  • Proposed goal 9. Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
  • Proposed goal 10. Reduce inequality within and among countries
  • Proposed goal 11. Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
  • Proposed goal 12. Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
  • Proposed goal 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
  • Proposed goal 14. Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
  • Proposed goal 15. Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
  • Proposed Goal 16. Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels
  • Proposed goal 17. Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development in the fields of: Finance, Technology, Capacity building, Trade, Systemic issues, Policy and institutional coherence, Multi-stakeholder partnerships as well as Data, monitoring and accountability

I would like to recomend you to read through this dochument that can be found here and think about what we as society could do to work on aciving these goals in sustainable development.

Clip to Evernote
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *