SDG 16

  1. Cities as vanguards for action

    CitiesGlobal

    The future of our planet and its people rests significantly on cities. This decade, we must transform how cities operate to drive global efforts on sustainable development, climate action, and recovery from COVID-19

  2. Achieving equality for women: COVID-19 and beyond

    GenderGlobal

    The pandemic is negatively impacting women more than men, by exacerbating already entrenched inequalities. We need bold, transformative action to dismantle the barriers to women’s progress if we are to achieve SDG 5 by the end of the decade

  3. Black Lives Matter and the Global Goals

    Human rightsGlobal, US and Canada

    The protests sparked by the death of George Floyd have shone a light on the human rights abuses still rife in even the most developed economies. In this Decade of Action, can we finally end racial inequality?

  4. Building effective institutions

    Global governanceGlobal

    Strong institutions are considered to be the essential foundation for the SDGs. Why have past attempts at institution-building proven so difficult?