What is Sustainable Development Goals

According to UN, 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has been published for action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. UNDP provides clear guidelines and targets for all countries to adopt in accordance with their own priorities and the environmental challenges of the world at large. Adopted by world Continue reading What is Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 17: Partnerships for the Goals

This goal is to revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development. A successful sustainable development agenda needs partnerships between governments, the private sector and civil society. Principles and values, a shared vision, and shared goals that place people and the planet at the centre, are needed at the global, regional, national and local level were built Continue reading SDG 17: Partnerships for the Goals

SDG 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

This goal is to promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies. Goal 16 of the Sustainable Development Goals is dedicated for sustainable development, the provision of access to justice for all, and building effective, accountable institutions at all levels to the promotion of peaceful and inclusive societies. Here are the details of SDG16 Peace, Justice and Continue reading SDG 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

SDG 15: Life on Land

This goal is for Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss. Nowadays, forests cover 30percentt of the Earth’s surface and in addition to providing food security and shelter, forests are key to combating climate change, protecting biodiversity and the homes of the indigenous population. While the persistent degradation of Continue reading SDG 15: Life on Land

SDG 14: Life Below Water

This goal is about to conserve and sustainably which include the oceans, seas and marine resources. The world’s oceans mean their temperature, chemistry, currents and life driving global systems that make the Earth habitable for humankind. Rainwater, drinking water, weather, climate, coastlines, much of our food, and even the oxygen in the air we breathe, Continue reading SDG 14: Life Below Water

SDG 13: Climate Action

Every country on every continent is affected by climate change. It is disrupting national economies and affecting lives, costing people, communities and countries dearly today and even more tomorrow. Without action, the world’s average surface temperature is projected to rise over the 21st century and is likely to surpass 3 degrees Celsius this century—with some Continue reading SDG 13: Climate Action

SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

This goal is to ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns. Sustainable consumption and production mean promoting resource and energy efficiency, sustainable infrastructure, and providing access to basic services, green and decent jobs and a better quality of life for all to achieve overall development plans, reduce future economic, environmental and social costs, strengthen economic competitiveness and Continue reading SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

This goal is to make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. Cities are not only full of ideas, commerce, culture, science, productivity, social development and much more but enabled people to advance socially and economically. However,  To maintaining cities in a way that continues to create jobs and prosperity while not straining land and resources, Continue reading SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities

This goal is the international community which has made significant strides towards lifting people out of poverty. The most vulnerable nations, the least developed countries, the landlocked developing countries and the small island developing states which continue to make inroads into poverty reduction. However, inequality still persists and large disparities remain in access to health Continue reading SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities

SDG 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

This goal is to build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation. Investments in infrastructure mean transport, irrigation, energy and information and communication technology which are crucial to achieving sustainable development and empowering communities in many countries. It has long been recognized that growth in productivity and incomes, and improvements in health and education Continue reading SDG 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure