The 17 Proposed Sustainable Development Goals

    Rehema Aanyu
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    By Rehema Aanyu in the group UWASNET Secretariat 899 days ago
    The 17 Proposed Sustainable Development Goals

    The United Nations summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda will be held from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York. The following are the 17 proposed Sustainable Development Goals; 

    • Goal 1 End poverty in all its forms everywhere
    • Goal 2 End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
    • Goal 3 Ensure healthy lives and promotes well-being for all at all ages
    • Goal 4 Ensure inclusive & equitable quality education & promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
    • Goal 5 Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
    • Goal 6 Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all
    • Goal 7 Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
    • Goal 8 Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
    • Goal 9 Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
    • Goal 10 Reduce inequality within and among countries
    • Goal 11 Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
    • Goal 12 Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
    • Goal 13 Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
    • Goal 14 Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
    • 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
    • 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
    • Goal 17 Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development

    NOTE: The Outcome Document For the United Nations Summit to adopt the Post 2015 Development Agenda can be found here

    Rehema Aanyu

    Rehema Aanyu

    Rehema Aanyu joined UWASNET as the Liaison and Networking Officer end of 2014. She has eight years work experience in the field of journalism, advocacy, communication and documentation.