What we all aim for: Sustainable Development Goals
End poverty in all its forms everywhere.
All people everywhere, including the poorest and most vulnerable, should enjoy a basic standard of living and social protection benefits.
End hunger and all forms of malnutrition.
Achieve food security to sufficient nutritious food, and promote sustainable food production.
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages by ending the epidemics; reducing non-communicable and environmental diseases as well as achieving universal health coverage.
Ensure access to safe, affordable and effective medicines and vaccines for all.
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls to reach their full potential, which requires eliminating all forms of discrimination and violence against them, including harmful practices.
Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all including addressing the quality and sustainability of water resources.
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. This includes promoting broader energy access and increased use of renewable energy.
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.
Eradicate forced labour, human trafficking and child labour.
Build resilient infrastructure
Promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization.
Reduce inequality in income, as well as those based on sex, age, disability, race, class, ethnicity, religion and opportunity—both within and among countries.
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable by renewing and planning cities and other human settlements in a way that fosters community cohesion and personal security while stimulating innovation and employment.
Promote sustainable consumption and production patterns through measures such as specific policies and international agreements on the management of materials that are toxic to the environment.
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its widespread, unprecedented effects which disproportionately burden the poorest and the most vulnerable.
Promote the conservation and sustainable use of marine and coastal ecosystems
Prevent marine pollution.
Increase the economic benefits from the sustainable use of marine resources.
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems
Sustainably manage forests
Halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development.
Provide access to justice for all.
Build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.
The 2030 Agenda requires a revitalized and enhanced global partnership that mobilizes all available resources from Governments, civil society, the private sector, the United Nations system and other actors in order to strengthen the means of implementation.
These 17 Goals are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity.