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PRME Initiative and SDGs

Goal 16

Targets for Goal 16

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

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

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

Target 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.

Target 16.5 - Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms.

Target 16.6 - Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels.

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

Target 16.8 - Broaden and strengthen the participation of developing countries in the institutions of governance within the region.

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

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

Target 16a - 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.

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