News24.com | Global fight against poverty, inequality, climate change ‘faces $100 trillion shortfall’

The UN faces a massive shortfall to fund its SDGs.

The UN faces a massive shortfall to fund its SDGs.

  • The world’s fight against poverty and inequality faces an $100 trillion shortfall, a report says.
  • The Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to this.
  • The UN’s sustainable development goals looks at health, the environment, equality, and other global issues.

Global goals tackling poverty, inequality, injustice and climate change face a $100 trillion funding shortfall and are likely to be missed unless 10% of global economic output is directed to the U.N. targets every year to 2030, a report on Friday said.

The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals set targets on everything from the environment to health and equality and have the support of all member states, yet the supply of finance from governments, investors, ba

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