Global Goals Set for Sustainable Development
We all know that poverty, hunger, education etc are part n parcel of our everyday life. They are challenges people face throughout their day to day life and this has been a major discussion from all sectors of the economy and the entire world in general hence the creation of the Sustainable Development Goals forum. This is a forum where leaders of
various states 1st, 2nd and 3rd world countries meet to discuss how to improve the standards of living to achieve a certain vision set.
We will briefly outline the visions/goals set as per their discussion and every week we will be discussing them on our platforms be it social media, blog etc
Here are the goals:-
End poverty in all its form everywhere
End hunger,achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
Build resilient infrastructure and promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
reduce inequality within and among countries
Make cities and human settlement inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.
Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development
We will discuss the targets set for each goal as from 12th October 2015. Hope you enjoy.
Source: sustainable development