In 2017, the United Nations outlined 17 goals to reach by the year 2030 — all of which go hand-in-hand, covering topics from ending poverty to reducing inequality to spurring economic growth to tackling climate change.
Each goal provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, today, tomorrow and in the future. Which goal resonates most with you?
1. No Poverty
To end poverty in all its forms… everywhere.
2. Zero Hunger
To end hunger, achieve food security, improve nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
3. Good Health & Well Being
To ensure healthy lives and to promote the well-being for people of all ages.
4. Quality Education
To ensure inclusive and quality education and to promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
5. Gender Equality
To achieve gender equality and to empower all women and girls.
6. Clean Water & Sanitation
To ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
7. Affordable & Clean Energy
To ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
8. Decent Work & Economic Growth
To promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.
9. Industry, Innovation, Infrastructure
To build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.
10. Reduced Inequalities
To reduce inequality within and among countries.
11. Sustainable Cities & Communities
To make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.
12. Responsible Consumption & Production
To ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.
13. Climate Action
To take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
14. Life Below Water
To conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.
15. Life on Land
To protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat deforestation, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
16. Peace, Justice & Strong Intuitions
To promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.
17. Partnerships for the Goals
To strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.