SDGs declaration

SDGs declaration

SDGs is an abbreviation for “Sustainable Development Goals”.

With the deadline for achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) approaching, the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit was held on September 25-27, 2015. , “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” was adopted. In addition to making a declaration, this agenda set the “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” consisting of 17 goals and 169 targets as successors to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

Manage air and waste to reduce the negative environmental impact of cities By 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality and municipal and other waste management.
Support good links between urban, peri-urban and rural areas Support good economic, social and environmental links between urban, peri-urban and rural areas through strengthening national and regional development planning.

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Achieve sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources

By 2030, achieve the sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources.

reduce waste generation

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse

Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss

Implement sustainable management of forests to halt and restore forest loss and increase afforestation By 2020, promote the practice of sustainable management of all types of forests, halt deforestation, restore degraded forests and substantially increase afforestation and reforestation globally
Conserve mountainous ecosystems including biodiversity By 2030, ensure the conservation of mountain ecosystems, including biodiversity, to enhance their capacity to deliver benefits essential for sustainable development.

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