Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Goal 16. Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels

Goal 16: Peace, justice & strong institutions

Goal 16: Peace, justice & strong institutions

16.1. Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere

16.2. End abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children

16.3. Promote the rule of law at the national and international levels and ensure equal access to justice for all

16.4. By 2030, significantly reduce illicit financial and arms flows, strengthen the recovery and return of stolen assets, and combat all forms of organized crime

16.5. Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms

16.6. Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels

16.7. Ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision- making at all levels

16.8. Broaden and strengthen the participation of developing countries in the institutions of global governance

16.9. By 2030, provide legal identity for all, including birth registration

16.10. Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements

16.11. Strengthen relevant national institutions to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

16.12. Promote and enforce non-discriminatory laws and policies for sustainable development

Source: General Assembly resolution 70/1, Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, A/RES/70/1 (25 September 2015), available from