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Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals

Goal 1: No Poverty Goal 2: Zero Hunger Goal 3: Good Health and Well-being Goal 4: Quality Education Goal 5: Gender Equality Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy Goal 8: Decent Jobs and Economic Growth Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production Goal 13: Climate Action Goal 14: Life Below Water Goal 15: Life on Land Goal 16: Peace and Justice - Strong Institutions Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals

Goal 17: Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development



17.1    Strengthen domestic resource mobilization, including through international support to developing countries, to improve domestic capacity for tax and other revenue collection

17.2    Developed countries to implement fully their official development assistance commitments, including the commitment by many developed countries to achieve the target of 0.7 per cent of gross national income for official development assistance (ODA/GNI) to developing countries and 0.15 to 0.20 per cent of ODA/GNI to least developed countries; ODA providers are encouraged to consider setting a target to provide at least 0.20 per cent of ODA/GNI to least developed countries

17.3    Mobilize additional financial resources for developing countries from multiple sources

17.4    Assist developing countries in attaining long-term debt sustainability through coordinated policies aimed at fostering debt financing, debt relief and debt restructuring, as appropriate, and address the external debt of highly indebted poor countries to reduce debt distress

17.5    Adopt and implement investment promotion regimes for least developed countries

17.6    Enhance North-South, South-South and triangular regional and international cooperation on and access to science, technology and innovation and enhance knowledge-sharing on mutually agreed terms, including through improved coordination among existing mechanisms, in particular at the United Nations level, and through a global technology facilitation mechanism

17.7    Promote the development, transfer, dissemination and diffusion of environmentally sound technologies to developing countries on favourable terms, including on concessional and preferential terms, as mutually agreed

17.8    Fully operationalize the technology bank and science, technology and innovation capacity-building mechanism for least developed countries by 2017 and enhance the use of enabling technology, in particular information and communications technology

17.9    Enhance international support for implementing effective and targeted capacity-building in developing countries to support national plans to implement all the Sustainable Development Goals, including through North-South, South-South and triangular cooperation

17.10    Promote a universal, rules-based, open, non-discriminatory and equitable multilateral trading system under the World Trade Organization, including through the conclusion of negotiations under its Doha Development Agenda

17.11    Significantly increase the exports of developing countries, in particular with a view to doubling the least developed countries’ share of global exports by 2020

17.12    Realize timely implementation of duty-free and quota-free market access on a lasting basis for all least developed countries, consistent with World Trade Organization decisions, including by ensuring that preferential rules of origin applicable to imports from least developed countries are transparent and simple, and contribute to facilitating market access

17.13    Enhance global macroeconomic stability, including through policy coordination and policy coherence

17.14    Enhance policy coherence for sustainable development

17.15    Respect each country’s policy space and leadership to establish and implement policies for poverty eradication and sustainable development

17.16    Enhance the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development, complemented by multi-stakeholder partnerships that mobilize and share knowledge, expertise, technology and financial resources, to support the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals in all countries, in particular developing countries

17.17    Encourage and promote effective public, public-private and civil society partnerships, building on the experience and resourcing strategies of partnerships

17.18    By 2020, enhance capacity-building support to developing countries, including for least developed countries and small island developing States, to increase significantly the availability of high-quality, timely and reliable data disaggregated by income, gender, age, race, ethnicity, migratory status, disability, geographic location and other characteristics relevant in national contexts

17.19    By 2030, build on existing initiatives to develop measurements of progress on sustainable development that complement gross domestic product, and support statistical capacity-building in developing countries


XLS National set of indicators for monitoring progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goal 17

National set of indicators for monitoring progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goal 17
Indicator ID Indicator name Source Unit of measure 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
17.2.E.204 Official development assistance as share of gross national income /Least developed countries/, % Eurostat % 0.02 0.03 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.03# 0.02 0.01  
17.2.E.205 Official development assistance as share of gross national income /Development assistance committee (DAC)/, % Eurostat % 0.09 0.13 0.11 0,11# 0.10 0.13 0.12 0.27  
17.0.E.206 EU imports from developing countries, million euro Eurostat Million euro 4 951 5 188 6 359 6 995 7 410 7 743 9 879 15 364 13 302
17.0.E.207 High-speed internet coverage, by type of area /Total%/ Eurostat Percentage of households 32.2 38.2 45.2 54.2 65.2 75.2 84.7    
17.1.U.208 Total government revenue (budgetary central government) as a proportion of GDP UN Global database Percentage  (%)
Local currency (millions)
38.51317 35.07540 36.39407 38.66798 38.42831 37.86816 38.45942    
17.2.N.209 Net official development assistance of the donors from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) donors in millions of US dollars Ministry of Foreign Affairs  Million US dollars       68.50 69.00 83.75 91.20 232.45 169.72е
17.3.U.210 Volume of remittances (in United States dollars) as a proportion of total GDP (%)  UN Global database % 2.94344 3.08702 3.70542 3.62885 3.39891 1.36633 -    
17.4.U.211 Debt service as a proportion of exports of goods and services (%)  UN Global database % 1.19164 1.45899 4.00407 1.27090 1.18819 1.31740 1.06162    
17.7.U.212 Total trade of tracked Environmentally Sound Technologies (current United States dollars) UN Global database Billions of current United States Dollars 2.65434 2.72257 3.17132 3.68457 3.82425 3.87541 - -  
17.8.E.213 Internet use by individuals % Eurostat (based on NSI data) % 56.66 59.47 63.41 64.78 67.95 70.16 75.27 79.13 80.39
17.0.E.214 General government gross debt, % of GDP Eurostat (based on NSI data) Percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) 25.9 29.1 25.1 22.1 20.0 24.6 23.9 22.6  
17.0.E.215 Share of environmental taxes in total tax revenues Eurostat % (current prices) 10.23 10.20 9.38 8.81 9.85 9.89 9.05 15.32  

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Country:  Bulgaria

Source:  United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs