Governor Jose Melo highlights the Amazon operations to the World Sustainable Development Promotion

The ceremony marks one year of the adoption of 'Calendar 2030', which deals with the implementation of actions, the world to eradicate poverty and protect the environment.
26/09/2016 14h34 - Updated 26/09/2016 14h34
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In solemn ceremony of raising the flag 17 Sustainable Development Goals (ODS), Governor Jose Melo emphasized the construction of Sustainable Economic Matrix as one of the measures which culminates in global efforts to promote sustainable development. The ceremony marks one year of the adoption of 'Calendar 2030', which deals with the implementation of actions, by all countries of the world to eradicate poverty and protect the environment, the next 15 years.

The ceremony took place on Monday (26), the seat of government, west of Manaus, with the presence of the first lady Fabiana Gomes and State Secretaries. agreed by 193 member states of the United Nations (HIM), in September last year, phonebook 2030 for sustainable development is based on five main areas of activity: Planet, People, Paz, Prosperity and Partnerships.

"The State of Amazonas has 90% its intact vegetation cover and the largest freshwater potential available in the world. And our state is associated with this great project in which the United Nations unite all their efforts to try to solve the common problems of all peoples ", said the Governor.

The Agenda recognizes that to end poverty it is necessary to have a plan that promotes economic growth and respond to a range of social needs. In this context, Governor José Melo emphasized the construction of sustainable economic matrix which aims to alternative socio-economic development to the State. "The matrix will give an example of sustainability and ensure that people living, mainly indigenous and riverine, conditions of access to social policies in health, education and security. And even more so the Amazon is associated with this global effort for peace and preservation of nature ".

Since the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development 1992, in Rio de Janeiro, the world identified a new path to sustainable development. The concept recognizes that economic development must be balanced with growth that responds to people's needs and protect the environment.

In September 2015, but of 150 world leaders were at UN headquarters, in New York, to formally adopt a new sustainable development agenda. know 17 objectives:

objective 1: Ending poverty in all its forms, everywhere;

objective 2: End hunger, achieving food security and improving nutrition and promoting sustainable agriculture;

objective 3: Ensure a healthy life and promote well-being for all, at all ages;

objective 4: Ensuring inclusive education, equitable and quality, and promote learning opportunities throughout life for all;

objective 5: Achieving gender equality and empower all women and girls;

objective 6: Ensure the availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all;

objective 7: Ensuring reliable access, sustainable, modern and affordable energy for all;

objective 8: Promote sustained economic growth, inclusive and sustainable, full and productive employment and decent work for all;

objective 9: Build Resilient infraestruturas, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation;

objective 10: Reducing inequality within and between countries;

objective 11. Making cities and human settlements inclusive, insurance, resilient and sustainable;

objective 12. Ensure standards of sustainable production and consumption;

objective 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts;

objective 14. Conservation and sustainable use of the oceans, the seas and marine resources for sustainable development;

objective 15. To protect, restore and promote the sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation and halt the loss of biodiversity;

objective 16. Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective institutions, responsible and inclusive at all levels;

objective 17. Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development;

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