The sustainable development goals are 17 goals set by the United Nations general assembly on September 25th

The sustainable development goals are 17 goals set by the United Nations general assembly on September 25th, 2015. On this day countries adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda.
They address various global challenges we face, including issues such as inequality, climate, environmental degradation, poverty, prosperity peace and justice. And each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years (by 2030).(***)
Below will explain briefly, the meaning and targets of each goal.
The first goal is to end all poverty in all its forms everywhere. More than 783 million people live below the international poverty line of US $1.90 a day. (***) The goal is to ensure that all people, have equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to basic services, respecting worker and migrant rights, implementing a zero-tolerance policy for forced labor and child labor, and paying a living wage. (***)
Zero hunger. They want to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture. One in nine people in the world today, are undernourished and most of the world’s hungry people live in developing countries, where 12.9 per cent of the population is undernourished. (***)
Good health and wellbeing, to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages. Significant steps have been taken to increase life expectancy and reducing common killers, the goal is to reduce the maternal morality ratio to less than 70 per 100,00 live births.(***)
Quality education, providing quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all. Investment in education expands business opportunities, creating new markets and customer bases, resulting in a further skilled workforce, leading to better wages and more disposal income. (***)
Gender equality, to accomplish gender equality and empower all women and girls. Women, especially in developing countries are underrepresented in power and decision-making roles. They receive unequal pay for equal work, and they continue to be targets of physical and sexual abuse, providing people with equal access to things such as education, health care, work and representation, will fuel sustainable economies and benefit society and the world.(***)
Clean water and sanitization, this is to ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. By 2030, the goal wants to achieve universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all.(***)
Affordable and clean energy. To establish access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. There is a responsibility with all businesses to care for the climate and foster plans for the generation and use of sustainable energy sources. By 2030, they ensure universal access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services. (***)
Decent work and economic growth. This is to promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.(***)
Industry innovation and infrastructure. Building a resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation. Without this innovation, industrialization can’t happen, and without this, development will not happen.(***)
Reduced inequalities. To reduce inequality within and among countries, Social sustainability is about identifying and managing business impacts, both positive and negative. Companies affect what happens to employees, in the value chain, customers and local communities, and it is important to manage impacts.(***)
Sustainable cities and communities. To make cities and all settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. The Global Compact Cities Program is dedicated to the promotion and adoption of the Global Compact Ten Principles by cities and provides a framework for translating the principles into day-to-day urban governance and management.(***)
Responsible consumption and production. To Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns. A company’s entire supply chain can make a significant impact in promoting human rights, fair labor practices, environmental progress and anti-corruption policies.(***)
Climate action. To take immediate action to combat climate change and its impacts, Change has begun to impact every region of the world, threatening global development and disrupting the foundation of the global economy, addressing the climate challenge also is opening new opportunities for societies to grow and prosper.(***)
Life below water. To preserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development, this provides a plan for developing, implementing, and disclosing policies and practices on biodiversity and ecosystem services that are implementing into corporate sustainability strategies.(***)
Life on land. To restore, protect and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, combat desertification, sustainably manage forests, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.(***)
Peace, justice and strong institutions. Advocating a peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, giving access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.(***)
Partnerships for the goals. To Strengthen the means of implementation and replenish the global partnership for sustainable development, endorsing responsible business practices and committing to sustainability in their own operations is the first step, but facing some of the toughest global challenges must be achieved by working together(***)