17 GOALS TO TRANSFORM OUR WORLD
The Sustainable Development Goals are a collection of seventeen interlinked objectives designed to serve as a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.
Leave no one behind (LNOB) is the central, transformative promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It represents the unequivocal commitment of all UN Member States to eradicate poverty in all its forms, end discrimination and exclusion, and reduce the inequalities and vulnerabilities that leave people behind and undermine the potential of individuals and of humanity as a whole.
1. NO POVERTY
End poverty in all its forms everywhere.
2. ZERO HUNGER
End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL BEING
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
4. QUALITY EDUCATION
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
5. GENDER EQUALITY
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.
6. CLEAN WATER & SANITATION
Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
8. DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.
9. INDUSTRY, INNOVATION & INFRASTRUCTURE
Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.
10. REDUCED INEQUALITIES
Reduce inequality within and among countries.
11. SUSTAINABILE CITIES & COMMUNITIES
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.
12. RESPONSIBLE CONSUPTION & PRODUCTION
Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.
13. CLIMATE ACTION
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
14. LIFE BELOW WATER
Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.
15. LIFE ON LAND
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
16. 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.
17. PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.