UN Sustainable Development Goals
8. Decent Work And Economic Growth

What’s the goal here?

To promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all.


Sustained and inclusive economic growth can drive progress, create decent jobs for all and improve living standards. Even before the outbreak of COVID-19, one in five countries – home to billions of people living in poverty – were likely to see per capita incomes decline in 2020. 

Now, the economic and financial shocks associated with the pandemic—such as disruptions to industrial production, financial market volatility, and rising insecurity—are derailing the already tepid economic growth and compounding heightened risks from other factors.

SDG Goal 8. Decent Work And Economic Growth

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The UN Sustainable Development Goals are: