Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development

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Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development
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Last Edit Date 2017-11-28

Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development means :

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The global framework launched in 2015 to help eradicate poverty and achieve sustainable development by 2030. It aims respond comprehensively to global challenges. It incorporates and follows on from the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the Rio+20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development, and the Financing for Development Conferences. It addresses poverty eradication and the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development together. The 2030 Agenda is a universal agreement; its implementation will require action by all countries, developed and developing. It will be underpinned by a Global Partnership, mobilising governments and stakeholders (citizens, civil society, private sector, academia, etc.), at all levels. The 2030 Agendludes 17 Sustainable Development Goals and 169 associated targets integrate and balance the three dimensions of sustainable development.

Based on European Commission (2015), Sustainable Development Goals and the Agenda 2030 - Fact Sheet, http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-15-5709_en.htm