Addressing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Report Jan. 5, 2021

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 we are making significant contributions. For additional information, visit the Sustainability Report content index.


End poverty in all its forms everywhere


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


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


Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls 


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


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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