SDG 16 Business Framework
Sustainable Development 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.
The SDG 16 Business Framework aims to inspire businesses to embrace their role in transformational governance, which includes fortifying multilateralism and reimagining the social contract.
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Businesses can and must play an important role in promoting ethical leadership and building trust between public and private institutions, and trust in these institutions by civil society.
CEO & Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact
Setting the stage for the SDG 16 Business Framework
Read more about the purpose and origins of the SDG16 Business Framework
SDG 16 Targets
Target 16.1 - All Forms of Violence
Target 16.2 - Abuse, Exploitation, Violence Against Children
Target 16.3 - Access to Justice and Rule of Law
Target 16.4 - Illicit Financial and Arms Flows
Target 16.5 - Corruption and Bribery
Target 16.6 - Effective, Accountable and Transparent Institutions
Target 16.7 - Responsive, Inclusive, Participatory and Representative Decision-Making
Target 16.8 - Participation in Global Governance
Target 16.9 - Legal Identity
Target 16.10 - Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms
Target 16.A - Strengthening National Institutions
Target 16.B - Anti-Discrimination