United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

Overview

Sector

Research

Country

United States of America

SDG

01 - No Poverty, 02 - Zero Hunger, 03 - Good Health and Well-being, 04 - Quality Education, 05 - Gender Equality, 06 - Clean Water and Sanitation, 07 - Affordable and Clean Energy, 08 - Decent Work and Economic Growth, 09 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, 10 - Reduced Inequalities, 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities, 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production, 13 - Climate Action, 14 - Life Below Water, 15 - Life on Land, 16 - Peace and Justice Strong Institutions, 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Organization Type

Multilateral Organization

URL

https://www.un.org/development/desa/en/

Description

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) is the leading analytical voice for promoting inclusion, reducing inequalities and eradicating poverty, and a champion for tearing down the barriers that keep people in poverty.UN DESA helps countries make informed decisions by providing a wealth of information through its publications and databases and through its support for international deliberations at the United Nations General, Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Commissions, Forums and other bodies.

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