Author:Hannah Goozee
Development Innovations, SDGs, Poverty and Inequality

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Abstract: "The seventh goal of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is dedicated to ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all by 2030. While energy was only implicit in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the SDGs emphasise the direct linkage between household energy access and consumption and poverty and development. This attention is closely related to the expanded understanding of poverty, as it moves beyond a monetary definition, to be seen as a holistic measure of overall quality of life". (...)

keywords: Energy, poverty, Sustainable Development Goals
Date Publication: 12/13/2019 - 08:09
Type/Issue: One Pager / 351
ISSN: 2318-9118
Language: Arabic