Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Investment
March 10 2020 - ,

In September 2015, the 193 countries of the UN General Assembly adopted the 2030 Development Agenda "Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development". Known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the 169 targets which make up the 17 goals provide a framework for countries to guide their path towards a more sustainable future.

The SDGs evolved from the Millennium Development Goals as a response to the criticism that they were not member-state driven; that they were too focused on aid; and concentrated only on action by developing countries. Click on each of the goals below to learn more about the issues and objectives, and how companies can contribute to their achievement:



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