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About Sustainable Development Goals

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (the 2030 Agenda) is a set of international development goals from 2016 to 2030, which was adopted by the UN Sustainable Development Summit held in September 2015 building on the success of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

The 2030 Agenda listed “Sustainable Development Goals” consisting of 17 goals and 169 targets in order to eradicate poverty and realize a sustainable world. The SDGs are universal goals applicable, not only to developing countries but also developed countries, and pledge “No One is Left Behind” through the implementation process.

Japan welcomes the historic adoption of the 2030 Agenda as a country which has consistently contributed to the formulation and negotiations of the Agenda, and will make utmost efforts to implement it with international community based on the concept of human security.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Detail

NO POVERTY

NO POVERTY

End poverty in all its forms everywhere

ZERO HUNGER

ZERO HUNGER

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture

GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

QUALITY EDUCATION

QUALITY EDUCATION

Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

GENDER EQUALITY

GENDER EQUALITY

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY

AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY

Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

INDUSTRY, INNOVATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

INDUSTRY, INNOVATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

REDUCED INEQUALITIES

REDUCED INEQUALITIES

Reduce inequality within and among countries

SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

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

RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION

RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

CLIMATE ACTION

CLIMATE ACTION

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

LIFE BELOW WATER

LIFE BELOW WATER

Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development

LIFE ON LAND

LIFE ON LAND

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

PEACE AND JUSTICE STRONG INSTITUTIONS

PEACE AND JUSTICE STRONG INSTITUTIONS

Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels

PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS

PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS

Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development