SDG 2030 UN Sustainable Development Goals

UN Sustainable Development Goals for 2030

In 2015, the United Nations adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a global action plan that seeks to unite efforts around the world to end poverty and inequality, build more prosperous and peaceful societies and protect the planet. The SDGs are an ambitious and urgent call for action by all countries in a global partnership to implement strategies to achieve them.

Below a short description of the goals. For more details and ideas for metrics you can find more information HERE 


Goal 1: No Poverty - End poverty in all its forms everywhere

Goal 2: Zero Hunger - End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture

Goal 3: Good Health and Well-being - Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Goal 4: Quality Education - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

Goal 5: Gender Equality - Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation - Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy - Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth - Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure - Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

Goal 10: Reduce Inequalities - Reduce inequality within and among countries

Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities - Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production - Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Goal 13: Climate Action - Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

Goal 14: Life Below Water - Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development

Goal 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

Goal 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

Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals - Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development