UN in Iraq marks 5th Anniversary of adoption of SDGs

Baghdad, 25 September 2020 – Highlighting the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals on the 5th anniversary of its adoption, the United Nations family in Iraq hoisted the SDG flag at its headquarters in Baghdad, exceptionally replacing the UN flag for one day.

All United Nations Member States of the United Nations, Iraq among them, have endorsed this universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere. The 17 #SDG #GlobalGoals were adopted in 2015 as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which set out a 15-year plan to achieve the Goals.

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