Deputy UN chief calls for stepped up efforts to achieve sustainable global goals


UNITED NATIONS, Sept 10 (APP): United Nations Deputy Secretary-General
Amina Mohammed has called for picking up the pace to ensure that the 2030 deadline for the implementation of the anti-poverty Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is met.
“The SDGs have jumped from the General Assembly Hall to communities
across the world [and] are taking hold among policy-makers and in global public awareness,” Ms. Mohammad said at an informal General Assembly
meeting on taking stock of SDG actions.