Sustainable Development Goal 16: Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels


Targets under this goal

#SDT1610EU - ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements

#SDT161EU - significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere

#SDT162EU - end abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence and torture against children

#SDT163EU - promote the rule of law at the national and international levels, and ensure equal access to justice for all

#SDT164EU - by 2030 significantly reduce illicit financial and arms flows, strengthen recovery and return of stolen assets, and combat all forms of organized crime

#SDT165EU - substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all its forms

#SDT166EU - develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels

#SDT167EU - ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making at all levels

#SDT168EU - broaden and strengthen the participation of developing countries in the institutions of global governance

#SDT169EU - by 2030 provide legal identity for all including birth registration

#SDT16aEU - strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacities at all levels, in particular in developing countries, for preventing violence and combating terrorism and crime

#SDT16bEU - promote and enforce non-discriminatory laws and policies for sustainable development

#SDT165EU - substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all its forms

Further reading

Read more about this sustainable development goal and its targets in the Actor Atlas.

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