What are SDGs?

SDGs stands for Sustainable Development goals and they are a collection of 17 goals set by the United Nations General Assembly in 2015 to be met in 2030. Within the span of 15 years, these goals that are universally applied, countries need to mobilise their efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequality and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind.  The goals are interdependent and each has a separate list of targets to achieve, leading to a total of 169 targets to accomplish. Below are the 17 SDGs aimed to transform our world.

  1. GOAL 1: No Poverty
  2. GOAL 2: Zero Hunger
  3. GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
  4. GOAL 4: Quality Education
  5. GOAL 5: Gender Equality
  6. GOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
  7. GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
  8. GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
  9. GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  10. GOAL 10: Reduced Inequality
  11. GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
  12. GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
  13. GOAL 13: Climate Action
  14. GOAL 14: Life Below Water
  15. GOAL 15: Life on Land
  16. GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
  17. GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

 


甚麼是可持續發展目標?

2015年聯合國峰會通過《2030年可持續發展議程》,為聯合國全體成員國制定17個可持續發展目標(Sustainable Development Goals,簡稱SDGs),在接下來的15年內,各國將致力消除貧困、不平等和應對氣候變化。每個目標息息相關,且各有單獨的目標清單,共有169個目標要完成。以下是17項可持續發展目標。

目標1︰無貧窮
目標2︰零飢餓
目標3︰良好健康與福祉
目標4︰優質教育
目標5︰性別平等
目標6︰清潔飲水和衞生設施
目標7︰經濟適用的清潔能源
目標8︰體面工作和經濟增長
目標9︰產業、創新和基礎設施
目標10︰減少不平等
目標11︰可持續城市和社區
目標12︰負責任消費和生產
目標13︰氣候行動
目標14︰水下生物
目標15︰陸地生物
目標16︰和平、正義與強大機構
目標17︰促進目標實現的夥伴關係