The European Council adopts conclusions: Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world

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09.07.2019

The EU Council adopted conclusions welcoming the publication of the first joint synthesis report of the EU and its member states on ''Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world'' as an important contribution to EU reporting at the High Level Political Forum in 2019.

The Council welcomes the collective contribution of the EU and its member states to the implementation of all Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across the world, leveraging all means of implementation, in support of the 2030 Agenda.

The Council notes that the EU and its member states have consistently and strongly supported EU values and principles, and welcomes in particular the enhanced efforts to reach those in extreme poverty and to tackle all forms of inequality, in line with the principle of leaving no one behind and seeking to reach the furthest behind first.

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Full text of the Council conclusions on Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world: the 2019 joint synthesis report of the European Union and its member states

https://www.euneighbours.eu/en/east-south/stay-informed/news/european-council-adopts-conclusions-supporting-sustainable

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