Equality and Non-Discrimination at the Heart of Sustainable Development

This publication aims to establish a common understanding of the challenges connected to rising inequalities and pervasive discrimination. It sets out a United Nations system-wide Shared Framework for Action for a more coordinated and integrated approach to combatting inequalities and discrimination at national, regional and global levels The framework identifies a comprehensive package of policies and programme support to reduce inequalities and dismantle discrimination; promotes common methodologies and tools for analysis and monitoring that systematically integrate inequalities, discrimination and equity issues in SDG monitoring; and advocates for strengthened accountability for results on reducing inequalities to ensure no one is left behind.



Data and Analytics



Leave No-One Behind Tools - Assessing Who is Being Left Behind and Why - Identifying What Should Be Done - Realizing Meaningful Participation


Guidelines and diagnostics