SDG Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth


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Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent workfor all.


Key Targets

- Diversify, innovate & upgrade for economic productivity
- Promote policies to support job creation & growing enterprises
- Full employment & decent work with equal pay
- Promote youth employment, education & training
- End modern slavery, trafficking & child labour
- Protect labour rights & promote safe working environments
- Promote beneficial & sustainable tourism
- Develop a global youth employment strategy


Why decent work & economic growth are relevant to child rights?

End the worst forms of child labour is crucial for child development. Child labour is harmful to the physical, mental and social development of a child, and interferes with their schooling.






Teaching Material Download
SDG Fact Sheet: Goal 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Publish Year: 2021
Pages: 4




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