Sustainable Development Goals

The UN General Assembly endorses ‘Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development’ declaration. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are replacing the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) with 17 proposed goals and 169 targets. The United Nations summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda will be held from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York and convened as a high-level plenary meeting of the General Assembly.