Our Work on the Sustainable Development Goals in Sri Lanka

How the UN is supporting The Sustainable Development Goals in Sri Lanka

The 2018-2022 UN Sustainable Development Framework (UNSDF) provides the overarching framework for the work of the United Nations in Sri Lanka, in line with the national priorities, including the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals. It serves as a common strategy with four strategic areas of focus: • Towards improved data, knowledge management and evidence-based policy ; • Strengthened, innovative public institutions and engagement towards a lasting peace ; • Human security and socio-economic resilience ; • Enhancing resilience to climate change and disasters and strengthening environmental management.

The Sustainable Development Goals in Sri Lanka

The Sustainable Development Goals are a global call to action to end poverty, protect the earth’s environment and climate, and ensure that people everywhere can enjoy peace and prosperity. These are the goals the UN is working on in Sri Lanka.