The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity .
These 17 Goals build on the successes of the Millennium Development Goals, while including new areas such as climate change, economic inequality, innovation, sustainable consumption, peace and justice, among other priorities. The goals are interconnected – often the key to success on one will involve tackling issues more commonly associated with another .
Department for Development Programmes & Projects is for facilitate joint policy formation and decision-making, encourage programmatic cooperation and realize management efficiencies within the countries .
Department for Development Programmes & Projects is common objective and is to deliver more coherent, effective and efficient support to countries seeking to attain sustainable development .
The overall scope of the Department for Development Programmes & Projects should be the acceleration of the progress towards achieving the MDGs and the implementation of development agenda .
Department for Development Programmes & Projects helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion .
We help countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results .
Inclusive growth, better services, environmental sustainability, good governance, and security are fundamental to development progress .
We offer our expertise in development thinking and practice, and to support countries to meet their development aspirations and to bring the voices of the world’s peoples into deliberations .
The Sustainable Development Goals 17 they are as following: