Sustainable Development Goal

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.

Goal 16 Targets

16.1 Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere

16.2 End abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children

16.3 Promote the rule of law at the national and international levels and ensure equal access to justice for all

16.4 By 2030, significantly reduce illicit financial and arms flows, strengthen the recovery and return of stolen assets and combat all forms of organized crime

16.5 Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms

16.6 Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels

16.7 Ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making at all levels

16.8 Broaden and strengthen the participation of developing countries in the institutions of global governance

16.9 By 2030, provide legal identity for all, including birth registration

16.10 Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements

16.A Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

16.B Promote and enforce non-discriminatory laws and policies for sustainable development

SourceUN Sustainable Development

Implementing partners

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
United Nations Children's Fund
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Albania Agency for Delivery of Integrated Services
Albania Commissioner for Protection from Discrimination
Albania INSTAT
Albania Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs
Albania Ministry of Education Sports and Youth
Albania Ministry of Health and Social Protection
Albania Ministry of Justice
Albania Prime Minister's Office
Albania State Agency for Child Rights Protection
Albania State Police
Albania State Social Service
People's Advocate of Albania
Albania National Human Rights Institution
Local Government Unit of Albania
Albanian School of Public Administration
Agency of Quality Assurance in Higher Education of Albania
Albania Ministry of Finance and Economy
Albania Ministry of Interior
Albania Ministry of Culture
Local Education Departments
Albania Parliament
Albania Civil Society Organisations
Albania Ministery of State for Youth and Children
Albania Ministery of State for Standards of Services

Investing Partners

International Telecommunication Union
UN Women
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation
United Nations Population Fund
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
United Nations Children's Fund
Austrian Development Agency
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
United States Agency for International Development
The Joint SDG Fund
Government of Sweden
Government of the United Kingdom
The European Union
Government of Albania
Government of Italy
United State of America Government
United Nations Multi-Partner Trust Fund
Swedish International Development Agency

Our work on SDG 16 is linked to these other Sustainable Development Goals: