Accountability Corner Uncategorized Career Opportunity ckluchembe Oct 05, 2020 SDGs Radio Cafe ckluchembe Jun 10, 2020 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS 1. No poverty To end poverty, everyone should have basic healthcare, security and education. 2. Zero hunger. Globally, one in nine people are undernourished. This goal aims to end hunger. 3. Good health. Ensuring people live healthy lives can cut child mortality and raise life expectancy. 4. Education. The UN wants everyone to have access to inclusive, equitable quality education. 5. Gender equality. Gender equality is a human right, and is vital for a peaceful, prosperous world. 6. Clean water. Clean water protects people from disease, yet three in 10 people lack access to it. 7. Clean energy. Targets for 2030 include using more renewable, affordable energy. 8. Economic growth .The aim is for sustainable economic growth and decent employment for all. 9. Industry and infrastructure. This involves building resilient infrastructure and fostering innovation. 10. No inequality. The poorest 40 per cent of the population should be able to grow their income faster than average. 11. Sustainability The UN wants to increase affordable housing and make settlements inclusive, safe and sustainable. 12. Responsible consumption This goal aims to foster eco-friendly production, reduce waste and boost recycling. 13. Climate action Urgent action is needed, by regulating emissions and promoting renewable energy. 14. Life underwater. The aim is to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources. 15. Life on land. To stop degradation, we must preserve forest, desert and mountain ecosystems. 16. Peace & justice. The aim is inclusive societies with strong institutions that provide justice for all. 17. Partnership If all countries are to achieve the goals, international cooperation is vital.