Sustainable Development Goals 16 to 17: Facts and Ideas for Businesses to Take Action

Here are some facts and ideas that businesses can consider while developing their plans to take action to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals 16 to 17.

Sustainable Development Goals #16 – Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Businesses can work together with governments, civil society and communities to implement lasting solutions to reduce violence, deliver justice, combat corruption and ensure inclusive participation at all times. Companies can promote inclusion and respect towards people of different backgrounds, ethnic origins, religions, gender, sexual orientations or different opinions. Companies must also substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms, and have accountable and transparent governance.

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Sustainable Development Goals #17 – Partnerships for the Goals

Companies can partner with governments for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. Companies can mobilize and share knowledge, expertise, technology and financial resources, to support the achievement of the goals in all countries, in particular developing countries.

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