SDG Goal 1 - No Poverty SDG Goal 2 - Zero Hunger SDG Goal 3 - Good Health and Well-Being SDG Goal 4 - Quality Education SDG Goal 5 - Gender Equality SDG Goal 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation SDG Goal 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy SDG Goal 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth SDG Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure SDG Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities SDG Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities SDG Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production SDG Goal 13 - Climate Action SDG Goal 14 - Life Below Water SDG Goal 15 - Life on Land SDG Goal 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions SDG Goal 17 Partnership For the Goals
SDG Goal 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
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SDG Goal 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all

SDG 8 focuses on the importance of sustained economic growth and high levels of economic productivity for the creation of well-paid quality jobs and the achievement of global prosperity. The key business themes addressed by SDG 8 are: employment, economic inclusions, non-discrimination, capacity building, availability of a skilled workforce and elimination of forced or compulsory labor. The targets and indicators through 2030 are to improve progressively global resource efficiency in consumption and production, and endeavor to decouple economic growth from environmental degradation; to achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all women and men, including for young people and persons with disabilities, and equal pay for work of equal value and to devise and implement policies to promote sustainable tourism which creates jobs, promotes local culture  and products.

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