Addressing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Report Dec. 20, 2019

Addressing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
The United Nations adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to achieve significant progress on global economic, social and environmental challenges by 2030. Although directed at governments, the private sector and civil society play an important role in support of governments' national plans. ExxonMobil contributes to certain aspects of all 17 SDGs. In this report, we feature eight SDGs to which ExxonMobil is making significant contributions. For additional information, visit the 2018 Sustainability Report content index.
SDG 1

End poverty in all its forms everywhere

SDG 3

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

SDG 4

Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all 

SDG 5

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls 

SDG 7

Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

SDG 8

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all 

SDG 12

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

SDG 13

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

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