• GIHR

SDG 17 : PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS




GOAL: Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.


A concerted and united effort fueled by passion, innovation and empathy is necessary to build a world that is better for all. Within that context, international cooperation is vital in fostering innovative technologies, market access and fair trade, as well as enhancing the capacity to address economic and environmental crises, particularly for developing countries.


Unfortunately, the covid-19 pandemic has further exacerbated existing challenges related to global partnerships, including : scarcity of financial resources, technological obstacles and trade tensions.


The fiscal impact of the pandemic has resulted in debt distress in various regions, significantly limiting their fiscal capacity for recovery investments, including accessing vaccines.



The 19 target goals set forth to create action in regards to partnership for sustainable development, are as follows:

  1. Mobilize resources to improve domestic revenue collection

  2. Implement all development assistance commitments

  3. Mobilize financial resources for developing countries

  4. Assist developing countries in attaining debt sustainability

  5. Invest in least developed countries

  6. Knowledge sharing and cooperation for access to science, technology and innovation

  7. Promote sustainable technologies to developing countries

  8. Strengthen the science, technology and innovation capacity for least developed countries

  9. Enhance sdg capacity in developing countries

  10. Promote a universal trading system under the wto

  11. Increase the exports of developing countries

  12. Remove trade barriers for least developed countries

  13. Enhance global macroeconomic stability

  14. Enhance policy coherence for sustainable development

  15. Respect national leadership to implement policies for the sustainable development goals

  16. Enhance the global partnership for sustainable development

  17. Encourage effective partnerships

  18. Enhance availability of reliable data

  19. Further develop measurements of progress