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Sustainable Development Goals in the Netherlands Building Blocks for Environmental Policy for 2030



This document outlines the 2030 Agenda, whereby the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the associated 169 targets that operationalise the goals and guide the process of sustainable development (transformation) are the heart of the agenda. In particular for the Netherlands, this 2030 Agenda provides a reference for development cooperation policy, international policy on sustainable development and national sustainability policies.







Issuer (type)

PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Government)

Instrument type


Disclosure instrument


Geographical scope


Mandatory or voluntary


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    • E focus: climate change, conservation, deforestation, degradation, drylands, emissions, energy, energy use, environment, environmental policy, fisheries, forests, greenhouse gas, land use, oceans, pollution, recycling, renewable energy, resource efficiency, resource use, restoration, soil, sustainable agriculture, sustainable food, waste, water, water management, water quality, water scarcity, water use, wetlands, biodiversity
    • S focus: gender equality, human capital, human rights, diversity
    • G focus: animal welfare, risk management, accountability
    • SDG 1: No Poverty, SDG 2: Zero Hunger, SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being, SDG 4: Quality Education, SDG 5: Gender Equality, SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation, SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy, SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth, SDG 9: Industry Innovation and Infrastructure, SDG 10: Reduced Inequality, SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, SDG 13: Climate Action, SDG 14: Life Below Water, SDG 15: Life on Land, SDG 16: Peace Justice Strong Institutions, SDG 17: Partnerships to achieve the SDGs
    • Administrative services, Agriculture, Education, Finance, Information, Management, Manufacturing, Mining