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





United States of America


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




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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