0000004714 00000 n Aug 2018. 0000015378 00000 n This paper, “Corporate Social Responsibility and the Sustainable Development Goals: How Business Drives Progress in the Scope of SDGs 2 (Zero Hunger) and 8 (Decent Work and Economic Growth),” addresses the question of the effectiveness of Corporate Social Responsibility as it pertains to accomplishing the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all Over the past 25 years the number of workers living in extreme poverty has declined dramatically, despite the long-lasting impact of the economic crisis of 2008/2009. Encouraging entrepreneurship and job creation are key to this, as are effective measures to eradicate forced labour, slavery and human trafficking. 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(Decent Work and Economic Growth), SDG1 (No Poverty), SDG5 (Gender Equality) and SDG10 (Reduced Inequalities), and informs the United Nations Partnership Framework 2018-2022. 0000025214 00000 n h�b```"q�� Ȁ �,@Q�/��w`"�\���� ��4@�FX �10M� 0000029108 00000 n SDG 8 on decent work and economic growth, is one of the objectives of the Month in May Every month, in the context of relevant dates, events and thematic priorities, the United Nations System in Brazil highlights at least one of 17 Sustainable Development Goals for it to be presented to the public in an informative manner, relevant and engaging. 0000004054 00000 n SDG 8: Decent Work And Economic Growth. The purpose of the research is to evaluate the economic growth and decent work environment in G20 countries during 2013–2018 as G20 countries are the fastest growing countries in the world, and their economy describes the major part of the global economy. 8 May, 2019 by Ian Brown, Fairtrade Canada Continuing our series of blog posts about the relationship between the Sustainable Development Goals and Fairtrade, this month we’re looking at Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth , which directly ties in to Fairtrade’s mission and vision. Economies grow when more workers have access to jobs and when workers are more productive. 6704 activities in 28 countries. The Goal aims to increase labor productivity, reduce the unemployment rate, and improve access to financial services and benefits. 0000000976 00000 n 99 0 obj <> endobj xref Even with work, 300 million people live in extreme poverty – on less than $1.90 a day. Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth. 0000005185 00000 n The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2019; Decent work and economic growth; The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2019 The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2019 presents how far we have come towards reaching the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Over the past 25 years the number of workers living in extreme poverty has declined dramatically, despite the lasting impact of the 2008 economic crisis and global recession. 0000012679 00000 n ... Because SDG 8’s focus on decent work and economic growth does not take into account the cost of this work it also does not address depletion accrued through social reproduction. Even as it highlights the importance of labour rights for all, it also makes visible some significant tensions. SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth – A gendered analysis. SDG 8: DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH WWF BRIEFING Page 1 of 3 WWF Recommends Radical transformation to a sustainable, fair and inclusive economy At HLPF 2019 under the theme of “empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality", WWF calls upon member states and all other stakeholders to recognise and include the following We are told to work. �"��#IPTee�E�nlkXd�[�`o�y�koEKӷ�}����L"��z�*ۍBk|`r^�*���x��ޜ�۫|�*���4�� v���si��F/��� _����e�b�ߊ�u�y�2�h`��\c� t�O.��\�5����. 99 34 Partage d’expérience sur les ODD. While economic growth and employment are important for economic security, access to financial services is an essential component of inclusive growth. Globally, annual GDP growth declined from 4.4% in 2000 to 3.2% in 2017. We use carefully calibrated indicators to provide comprehensive and balanced comparisons across three broad areas: research, outreach, and stewardship. 0000022294 00000 n Figure 1: Decent growth in first two quarters of 2019 Source: Macrobond. Decent work and economic growth “mantra” of Jamaica . ... 2019. July 1, 2019 August 13, 2019 Lucille SCHÄFER Leave a Comment on SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth In the first part of this series (which can find here , if you haven’t read it yet), we introduced you to the concept of sustainable development and what we at Mamé Noka do to work towards it. 4031 activities in … 18 April 2019. 0000008711 00000 n It is extremely important to pay attention to employees’ safety and well-being. Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all. The list includes 291 universities from 68 countries. Decent Work and Economic Growth. Series Title: Encyclopedia of the UN sustainable development goals. According to the first estimate of Q2 GDP, growth came in at 0.4% compared to the previous quarter. % compared to the first estimate of Q2 GDP, growth came at... 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