The UN SDGs is a list of seventeen goals adopted by “all the world’s government at the United Nations in 2015″, according to the 17 Goals website. The goals are intended to ‘guide global development until the year 2030.”
Announcing the ambassadorial role this morning, the Alter Ego actress writes,
The SDG Goal 1, which the actress mentioned is about ending poverty, “END POVERTY IN ALL ITS FORMS EVERYWHERE,” is the official caption for the goal.
According to the UNSDG 17 Goals website, “about 1 billion people still live in poverty — defined as an income of less than US $1.25 per day. The targets under Goal 1 include aiming for a world where the poor are not vulnerable to climate change and have ‘equal rights to economic resources’.”
You might want to know more about the UN SDGs. Visit the 17 Goals website.