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It is worth noting that Armenia has the worst results in implementing the sustainable development goals among regional neighbors. So, according to the report, neighboring Azerbaijan took 54th place with a total index of 72.6. Georgia - 58th line with the index 71.9, Iran - 59th and 71.8, Turkey - 70th place with the index 70.3.
The partners of Armenia in the Eurasian Economic Union are as follows: the most optimistic indicators in Belarus are the 18th line with the index 78.8, followed by Kyrgyzstan 52nd place and the 73.0 index, then Russia - the 57th line with the index 71.9, Kazakhstan - 65th place and index 71.1. Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France and Germany are in the top five. Meanwhile, the most disappointing picture is taking shape in Liberia, Somalia, Chad, South Sudan, and the Central African Republic.
The SDGs are considered the key focus of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all Member States of the United Nations in 2015. In accordance with the key principle of "leaving no one behind", the agenda provides a holistic approach to achieving sustainable development for the entire planet now and in the future.
The 17 goals of sustainable development aimed at transforming the world for the better include poverty eradication; elimination of hunger; good health and well-being; the quality of education; gender equality; clean water and sanitation; affordable and clean energy; decent work and economic growth; industrialization, innovation and infrastructure; reduction of inequality; sustainable cities and towns; responsible consumption and production; combating climate change; conservation of marine ecosystems; conservation of terrestrial ecosystems; peace, justice and effective institutions; partnership for sustainable development.