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Goal 8:     Develop global partnerships for development


Target 12:

Develop further an open trading and financial system that is rule- based, predictable and non-discriminatory. Includes a commitment to good governance, development and poverty reduction – nationally and internationally.

Target 13:

Address the special needs of the least developed countries. This includes tariff- and quota-free access for their exports; enhanced debt relief for heavily indebted poor countries; cancellation of official bilateral debt; and more generous official development assistance for countries committed to poverty reduction.

Target 14: 

Address the special needs of landlocked and small island developing States.

Target 15: 

Deal comprehensively with developing countries’ debt problems through national and international measures to make debt sustainable in the long term.

Target 16: 

In cooperation with the developing countries, create decent and productive work for young people.

Target 17: 

In cooperation with pharmaceutical companies, provide access to affordable essential drugs in developing countries.

Target 18: 

In cooperation with the private sector, make available the benefits of new technologies – especially information and communications technologies.

Cross-Cutting Theme
Eradication of poverty, especially extreme poverty