SDG 16. Peace, justice and strong institutions

Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies.


Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere. End abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children. Promote the rule of law and ensure equal access to justice for all. Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms. Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions. Ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making. Provide legal identity for all. Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms. Promote and enforce non-discriminatory laws and policies for sustainable development.

To learn more: The Sustainable Development Goals explained by the UN

Projects of the UB Solidarity Foundation that contribute to this SDG:

European Observatory on Memories (EUROM)

European Observatory on Memories (EUROM)

EUROM contributes especially to goal 16.3 (promoting the rule of law and ensuring equal access to justice for all) and goal 16.7 (ensuring responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making at all levels).

Activities that contribute to this SDG:

The University of Barcelona reflects on the war in Ukraine with the screening of ‘Freedom on Fire’ - Vice-rector Ramos announces that the University of Barcelona's commitment to the Ukrainian people and government has moved to a more institutional level, and agreements are…
Students of La Industrial will paint at La Model a graffiti on exile and migrations - The action is part of the second edition of the project 'Urban art, education and memory', promoted by the EUROM and Versembrant, with the support…
Oksana Chelysheva: “We must respect what the Ukrainian people want” - On 17 February, the journalist and human rights activist took part in the dialogue el 17 de febrer en el diàleg 'The Russia-Ukraine relationship: a…