Poverty is more than just an economic issue, it’s a founding motivator for
political conflict, education inequality, discrimination, and a ton of major
The goal is to end poverty in all its forms everywhere by the year 2030.
To achieve this goal, everyone in society must be protected against things like
unemployment and has access to support services like medical care.
This is social protection and is there to protect and support the most vulnerable
and the poorest people.
It is also important to make sure that all the resources are available to
implement social policies that can help people who have less money to still have
equal access to basic services, land, technology and labour.
Build the resilience of people with less money so that they are better protected
from climate-related extreme events, like floods and droughts, and other
economic, social and environmental shocks.
It is very important to be informed and urge our governments to listen to us.