Sustainable Cities and Communities

Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.

The world’s population is constantly increasing. To accommodate everyone, we need to build modern, sustainable cities. For all of us to survive and prosper, we need new, intelligent urban planning that creates safe, affordable and resilient cities with green and culturally inspiring living conditions.

Goal 11 in action

To make cities and communities sustainable, we all have to take action. Get inspired here:

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Icons for Goal 11

Download the primary icon and target icons for Goal 11 in png and vector formats.

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The Targets

Everyone can help to make sure that we meet the Global Goals. Use these ten targets to create action to make cities and communities sustainable.

Get involved

We can make cities and communities sustainable together. Here you can see what you can do to contribute. Find organizations to support, information to share and some useful tips for your everyday life that can really make a difference.

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