Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

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

Compassion and a strong moral compass is essential to every democratic society. Yet, persecution, injustice and abuse still runs rampant and is tearing at the very fabric of civilization. We must ensure that we have strong institutions, global standards of justice, and a commitment to peace everywhere.

Goal 16 in action

To promote justice and strong institutions, we all have to take action. Get inspired here:

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Icons for Goal 16

Download the primary icon and target icons for Goal 16 in png and vector formats.

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Sport has the power to change the world

On the International Day for Sport for Development and Peace, Laureus Sport for Good Chief Executive, Adam Fraser, writes about the important role sports can play to…

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Fashion is an integral part of our lives: we engage with it every day simply by wearing clothes. It is one of the most influential industries in the world, found at the…

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The Goals are the Answer

The Goals are the Answer

2020 created a gaping hole in progress made towards our 2030 targets and exposed the failures in our society. As we enter 2021, we need to continue working together to…

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The Targets

Everyone can help to make sure that we meet the Global Goals. Use these twelve targets to create action to promote peace, justice and strong Institutions.

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We can reach this Goal 16 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.