As one of the world’s largest multilateral development agencies, present in over 170 countries and territories, UNDP is on the frontlines of anticipating, understanding and acting on today’s opportunities and risks.
On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by the world leaders in September 2015 at an historic UN Summit, officially came into force.
The new Agenda focuses on the transiton of the partcipating countries to sustainable development based on the defined priority areas.
The SDGs ensure that global and natonal policies are designed and implemented in an integrated manner, combining social, economic and environmental sectors to achieve them. The SDGs are based on the unified desire to “leave no one behind” and propose that countries target development and financial policies to address issues of the most vulnerable population groups.
Tajikistan approved and adopted the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda for implementation. It is worth nong, that, while partcipating in discussion and formulation of the post-2015 agenda, Tajikistan promoted the water resource management issue as one of the central problems for the 2030 Agenda.
In the 70th UN General Assembly in September 2015, the UN Member States unanimously
adopted Agenda 2030 with 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and recognized in the 3rd
International Conference on Financing for Development and adopted Addis Ababa Action
Agenda that ODA itself will not be sufficient to achieve complex and highly ambitious SDGs.