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17 Goals to Transform Our World

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call for action by all countries – poor, rich and middle-income – to promote prosperity while protecting the planet. They recognize that ending poverty must go hand-in-hand with strategies that build economic growth and address a range of social needs including education, health, social protection, and job opportunities, while tackling climate change and environmental protection. More important than ever, the goals provide a critical framework for COVID-19 recovery. Read more here

GOAL OF THE MONTH – GOAL 17 PARTNERSHIPS

A successful development agenda requires inclusive partnerships — at the global, regional, national and local levels — built upon principles and values, and upon a shared vision and shared goals placing people and the planet at the centre. Strong international cooperation is needed now more than ever to ensure that countries have the means to recover from the pandemic, build back better and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

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The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs provides a comprehensive knowledge platform tracking the policies, progress, policies and implementation tools aimed at  achieving the SDGs.

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The United Nations Development Group represents 40 UN agencies delivering together for sustainable development on a country level.

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UN Reform highlights how the UN System is undergoing reforms to improve its assistance to countries achieve the SDGs.